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.
A quick look through my past posts will clearly show anyone who is curious that I have a love/hate relationship with Facebook. I even took about six months off from the social media giant last year (nobody noticed) after I realized I was becoming depressed when I didn’t get the attention I expected; that realization… Continue reading A Pet Peeve About Facebook
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!
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
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
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?
The first text of my birthday came from a friend I’ve known since the 5th grade: “Happy birthday! You should change your Facebook privacy settings so people can wish you a happy day there, too!” What’s funny about this is that I am not on Facebook. I got back on for a brief stint in… Continue reading Birthday Wishes
Yes, I know it’s the middle of December and I’m only just now getting to Six Reasons to Smile for November but November was a month full of writing emails instead of blog posts. Truth be told, I wasn’t in the mood to write a blog post but now I realize I have a goal… Continue reading Six Reasons to Smile November 2017
I’ve recently begun reading Tribe of Mentors by Tim Ferriss. I am a diehard fan of Tim’s, and so like a true fangirl, I had a copy of his new book in my hands the day it was released via preorder on Amazon. What I love about the recent Tim Ferriss books are that when… Continue reading One Question. One Blog Post. Once a Month for November (Yes, I’m late!)
Sitting here, sipping my coffee with my dollar store cheater glasses on, I’m reflecting on my 6 reasons to smile this past month. It’s been an extremely stressful month, truthfully, mainly because of the health and safety of two of my girls. Let me explain and just jump in with some of the reasons I… Continue reading 6 Reasons to Smile September 2017