Everyone suffers from decision fatigue. Here are some helpful ways in which to combat decision fatigue in your daily life.
You may have heard by now that my husband moved out of our house and marriage of 25 1/2 years a few months back. If not, you can read about it here and here. Before my husband moved on with his life, I requested he be kind enough to leave all three pets with me;… Continue reading A Rocky Start to An Unhappy Ending: Discovering I can do anything in my pink rubber gloves.
Despite a recent post about hating Valentine’s Day, I am a closet romantic, and still believe in love and all its power. In lieu of flowers, chocolates, perfume, jewelry, champagne, or an expensive dinner under the stars, I found these quotes about love to share with you on this Valentine’s Day. I hope you enjoy… Continue reading Happy Valentine’s Day
Finding the right partner in life can be difficult, so when you’ve been asked for your hand in marriage, here are some questions to ask yourself before saying ‘I do.’
Volunteering doesn’t necessarily mean showing up in person. Doing good can also mean opening up your wallet.
And my feelings have only gotten more intense the older I get. Once upon a time, there was a prince who was searching for his princess. He looked and he looked until one day, he met her. He couldn’t keep his eyes nor his hands off her. He bought her presents, made her dinner, cleaned… Continue reading I Hate Valentine’s Day
Photo courtesy of Madison, Chicago 2019 Melanie Rockett challenged people like me, her Medium readers who should be writing our own blog posts instead of reading hers, to make a small and simple commitment of writing 100 words per day. I thought, “I can do that.” Heck some of my Facebook posts are over a… Continue reading Snow Day
Yes, indeed, I am very behind in my 6 Reasons to Smile series post for November. I think it’s because I spent more time writing for Medium instead of for my own blog, and I ended up semi-burned out. Perhaps a mistake to change my focus but perhaps not. I’m still learning. If you’ve never… Continue reading 6 Reasons to Smile November 2018
My family has five family traditions we participate every single year, faithfully. Find out what they are and maybe get fun ideas for your own family.
No matter what bad is happening in the world today, it is always important to find things to be grateful for and to remind yourself to seek out reasons to smile throughout every month. I’m so grateful for so much that happened in October. In fact, I know I have far more than six reasons… Continue reading 6 Reasons to Smile October 2018