It seems of late that the whole Mother’s Day celebration is building a bit more each year. This one day is turning into a day of joyous celebration, deep pain or total indifference for many. Where you stand on it, most often, is driven by your current state of experiences. For me, last year was … More Mother’s Day….Love it or Leave it!
Let’s face it, change is not easy. It is not easy for us as young people with the whole world ahead of us, and it is certainly not easy as we age. In fact as an over 65 Senior, it can be quite daunting. There are so many ways to talk ourselves out of moving … More 5 Eyeopeners I Have Learned in Moving Across the Country As A Senior Citizen
Since I made this move to Atlanta, I have pretty much immersed myself into the routine of caring for my granddaughter five days a week. While it has been a delightful and wonderful experience, we have recently undergone a new milestone. She now has a Nanny share experience two days a week, where we drop … More A Shift in My Time….
A couple of weeks ago I had the wonderful opportunity to spend time with my first visitor from home! My dear friend, Pam came to meet up with her husband who had been on a bike marathon ride in Florida and they spent 3 days in the ATL and visited some of our local sites. … More A Taste of Home….
The dictionary defines a “milestone” as an action or event marking a significant change or stage in development. I find as I have reached maturity in reflecting back on life, that is pretty much what it is, a series of actions or events marking significant change. Take for instance looking at the last year. Personally, … More Milestones…..
Well, we have hit a kind of milestone this past month. Our little Rowan has passed her 6th month marker. And in that time I have come to wonder, what exactly was life like without her. In this 6 month period, I sold my house, moved to Atlanta and have settled in to taking care … More 6 Months That Have Rocked My World….
It is so funny how we tend to live our lives in incremental stages. There are our high school years when we thought we would never get out of school and go off to college. Our early 20’s when life was fun and the world was before us. Then the 30’s where we were settling … More 66 Years Old….And Choosing to Look Ahead!