There are many types of anniversaries we acknowledge in life. Some are joyous and some are not. But as I continue to age and understand living, I realize, the slant you put on approaching anniversaries determines the outcome, or, simply put, they are what you make of them. Specifically, while you can have anniversaries acknowledging … More Celebration or Sorrow…It is a Choice!
In about one month’s time I am going to add a new label on my name. I am going to be a grandmother, and I am so excited, it is nearly impossible for me to be still and let time prevail in the arrival of my granddaughter. My son and daughter-in-law have embraced impending parenthood … More I Am Getting Out of the Boat……
As most of my regular blog followers have noticed, I have been pretty much missing in action these past few months. While it has been my intent to post weekly blogs, I have pretty much fallen by the way side, blindsided by health issues. Without going into great detail again, since I wrote about this … More So Much To Be Grateful For….Fighting My Way Back!
Some of my friends know that I have been dealing with some health issues of late. For a while now, I have had swelling on the left side of my neck due to a cyst (not a visible one) that apparently had been there for some time, but was causing issues. So on March 6th … More Caught Between A Rock and A Hard Place….
As Spring has now come upon us, many of us do what we do every year and that is to declutter, toss things out, and clear our houses and closets and basements. We are revved up and ready to go in so many ways. Me personally, I make my “To Do” lists to ensure things … More Decluttering is Not Just for Our Things…
One week ago, I went through what was to be a simple procedure to remove a cyst in my neck which has caused increased periodic neck swelling within the last year. It was to be day surgery resulting in a 3 inch incision. As we all know, complications arise with any type of medical procedure … More The Power of Healing….Missing A Mother’s Touch!
One of my dearest friends has the type of job that is challenging and oh so rewarding. For a couple days a week, she runs a food pantry among the many other jobs she does. For years she would share stories of what her day was like and what she enjoyed about her job, as … More Doing for Others….. Try It, You Might Like It!