The Little Suede Jacket

The Little Suede Jacket

Carrie's Blog The Little Suede Jacket Updated: Jan 14, 2019 Today’s cup of decaf is with my mother. Just an aside, my mother drank caffeinated coffee, not decaf. She enjoyed it with half and half, sugar, and a cigarette. She sipped her coffee while speaking on...
It all started with a little irony…

It all started with a little irony…

It all started with a little irony… Jan 7, 2019 Now that the girls are gone, and I have no one at home to take care of, I can go visit them!!! I love to travel…like, a lot… for work or pleasure, I just love to get on a plane and go somewhere! So, I make it my...
Forget Me Not

Forget Me Not

Forget Me Not Carrie's Blog 05.17.2021 I’m guessing you can relate to some of the common complaints during the quarantine; poor concentration, exhaustion, and mostly, memory loss. You are thinking that all the napping doesn’t seem to help, neither does the...
Growing Old Is Not For Sissies…

Growing Old Is Not For Sissies…

Growing Old Is Not For Sissies… Sunday and Monday I recently had a week during which I awoke on Sunday morning with extreme symptoms (I will spare you the terrifying details) of my first, ever, bladder infection! After the doctor returned my panic call, I found...
Thank you!

Thank you!

Thank you! Carrie's Blog 11.11.2020 Why it took 97 weeks to write 52 blogs. Dear Cup Of Decaf Readers,     This is a thank you note to one and all. You may not realize it, but you have helped me to reach my goal!     In January of 2019, I was acutely aware that I...
The Future of Travel

The Future of Travel

The Future of Travel Carrie's Blog 10.18.2020 Should I stay or Should I go? I admit, I’m a bit obsessed with making travel plans, even when I can’t go anywhere! I dream of a day I can get paid to travel. A day when I can see as much of the world as possible....