Photo by Olga Kravchuk on Unsplash Dear Diary, Like any little girl, I've had this enormous passion for horses as a child. I drew notebooks after notebooks of horses, cowboys and ranch stories... Watched weekly series of Black Beauty and Folly Foot (a British show in the 70's about life on a horse farm). Dreamed … Continue reading Conscious Riding
The Luxury of Eating What You Want.
Dear Diary, On my way home, I saw the word "VEGAN" scrawled on a traffic pole. 😂 I thought this was very funny, considering that I considered herbivores to be rather gentle by nature. Aside from a few friends I know who associate their choice to be vegan to a social and political fight to … Continue reading The Luxury of Eating What You Want.
Little Reiko’s Moments: Saturday Brunch
I love Saturdays. I love it because it's the weekend and I have another day after. I made a decision today that I will not be rushing out the door to be chasing things that I could not get to during the week. I made a decision today to give myself time. I made a … Continue reading Little Reiko’s Moments: Saturday Brunch
Little Reiko’s Moments: A wise man once said…
We may be getting some nasty winter storm coming our way, but according to Thomas - an elderly black gentleman whom I saw when I was at a hospital visit - said something I will never forget. "Everyday above ground is a good day" Hope you are staying warm and dry, healthy and comfortable today.
Little Reiko’s Moments: Mirror Mirror On The Wall
I looked into the mirror to see if my hard work was paying off in staving off fatness. But the mirror simply looked back and says to me… "Naw. U still fat." 😑
The Lost Hat
Dear Diary, I saw a lost hat on the subway yesterday. It looked very lonely, like a lost child, despondent on the plastic orange subway seats. I know... it's just a cap - the owner must have many caps just like it, but if you were like me and lost a cap on the train … Continue reading The Lost Hat
Late Lunch chez McDonald’s
Dear Diary, Yesterday I was working so hard that I forgot to take lunch at my usual lunch hour. Since I was working from home, I decided to go out and eat out. McDonalds lingered in my brain ever since my hubby made mention of it a few days ago, so I decided... why not. … Continue reading Late Lunch chez McDonald’s
Dear Diary, It's been a long while since I've written anything (funny or not) and now I am dusting off my pen to continue feeding stories and thoughts here. I wish I could say there were many great stories that I had written in the meantime but alas, there hasn't. At least, not funny ones. … Continue reading I’m back.
Little Reiko’s Philosophy
When an old acquaintance that showed they never gave two bits about you in the past (or you just weren't that close) suddenly becomes your best friend and goes out of their way to reconnect with you... You run the other way. 🏃🏻♀️💅🏻☺️☝️