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
Creating goals and resolutions for myself has never worked in all my many, many years on this planet. I may stick with a goal for a month or two, if I’m lucky, and then the reality is that I grow bored of being so good. It’s not that I want to be bad, it’s just… Continue reading Happy New Year–2018 is Here
I sometimes listen to the segments on radio stations where the DJs ask callers to phone in with their answers to the question, “What is the worst Christmas present you’ve ever received?” I did not have a recent example so I listened as caller after caller told their tales of the worst presents. Some of… Continue reading When Life Gives You Limes, Make Lemonade
I usually start the holiday season with grand plans like I’m going to get the tree up before the end of Thanksgiving weekend, I’m going to make 80 batches of cookies and create custom plates for all the neighbors, I’m going to put up enough lights to show up on a Google satellite picture, I’m… Continue reading It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year?