Saying good-bye to anyone is difficult but if that someone is a daughter, it is a thousand million trillion times harder. A few days ago, after returning from a trip to visit her boyfriend in Indiana, my oldest daughter announced her intention to move to the Hoosier state to be with him. I knew this… Continue reading See You Soon
One of my goals this year is to read more books. With my busy schedule, it’s sometimes hard to find the time to read and I end up trying to read at bedtime which means I get about three pages in before I start nodding off. A 250 page book ends up taking nearly three… Continue reading Go, Dog, Go!
Geez, I’m really behind on my posts. I read that when a writer feels some burnout, she should take a break, and that’s what I did. Although I wouldn’t say I was burned out so much as out of ideas, or the ideas I thought would work as a post didn’t excite me enough to… Continue reading 6 Reasons to Smile January 2018
I successfully finished my Stickk.com Facebook challenge where I did not login to Facebook for 12 weeks. Truth be told, it wasn’t even a challenge because I had completed 10 weeks previously starting at the end of July. I got back on for about five days in October, and then was off of it for 12.… Continue reading An Olive Branch to Facebook Friends
I believe this is a first for me, publishing a recipe. And it’s not even a hard recipe or a clever one (that recipe is coming later 😉 but I’m trying to mix things up a bit, especially since I’ve committed to three blog posts per week. The first post of the week is due… Continue reading An Anti-Inflammatory, Anti-Oxidant Breakfast Smoothie
We moved out of our house in January of 2016 to escape the dust and debris from the remodeling of our home. It was the day after Christmas in December of 2015 when I first started packing up the house after being in the same home for over 17 years. I swore to God that… Continue reading One of Each
December is, usually, the easiest month to come up with six reasons to smile because there’s so much going on with the holidays, my birthday, parties, etc., and this December was no different. The first reason to smile was good news from the doctor. I started out the first day of December with news that… Continue reading Six Reasons to Smile December 2017