A personal journey blog

This thing called life….


Keepin’ it positive

While getting ready for work this morning I could hear the steady rainfall outside.  The bedroom windows were wide open so it got my attention.  It annoyed me.  I’m not sure why really.  Maybe because the drive to work would be slower than normal.  Or because I’d have to dig my umbrella out of my […]

Our ever changing lives

  Change – bad or good, I think can be difficult for anyone.  But I am a Capricorn and we seem to struggle with change.  Over the past several years, I’ve experienced close people in my life leaving.  As in moving away, change of job whatever the case may be. My best friend from high […]

National Puppy Day!

Follow my blog with Bloglovin OH YES!  Today is National Puppy Day!  National Puppy Day was founded in 2006 by Pet Lifestyle Expert, Animal Behaviorist and Author, Colleen Paige.  Paige is also the founder of National Dog Day and National Cat Day.   Not that I need another reason to love on my fur babies, […]


I made it………I decided to move my blog over to word press.  I was nervous, but it went very smooth! You’ll also notice that the website address changed to www.ambersusan.com.   Welcome!  

Captain Obvious…do you know one?

THIS! This little cartoon cracks me up.  My co-worker / friend made this.  We giggle about it often.  So if you work in a small office I’m sure you feel my pain here. I never understood the need to point out the obvious.  I mean, I obviously KNOW that I’m making copies etc…  It’s not […]

Canvas Painting + Wine

blank….freaks me out A blank canvas.  This scares me.  A lot.  I sit down in front of one and immediately freak out.  What if I make a mistake?  Can’t I trace it first?  LOL  Thank goodness they encourage bringing your own wine to drink (see mine to the right of my canvas?).  It helps the […]