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
Last night I asked my friend, Joanne, to help me select a writing prompt from a list of 365 I discovered on a website. My text: Hey, pick a number between 1 and 365. My screen lit up with her prompt reply: 13. Me: Of course. That number follows me everywhere. Besides, I’ve already done… Continue reading Give me a C!
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 sent out my annual plea to my girls but this time through text. “What do you want for Christmas? Get me your lists ASAP.” Madison, my middle daughter, wrote back immediately and said, “I want you to paint me a picture,” with another text coming in right after it, “Do the art book… Continue reading Adding ‘Artist’ to My Resume
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!)
Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage… ~Lao Tzu It is November now and birthday season has begun in my house. It has been known as ‘birthday season’ for as long as I remember–it’s the time of year when 4/5 of my family has a birthday between… Continue reading Regretful Time of Year
San Diego is finally starting to cool down. So happy that I might get to wear my sweaters after all. The weather forecast is even calling for rain on the first weekend in November but I’ll believe it when I see it. Rain in San Diego is one of those things that makes me smile… Continue reading 6 Reasons to Smile October 2017