We are all so tired of the bad weather, the cold, the wind, the snow. It is February and we all need to remember that Spring is just around the corner. If you need a boost – just remember this wall of flowers. A glorious burst of flowers that will bring a smile to any face. It did to mine!
Discovering Me! Discovering You!
In this category, In this section it's not that I think my life’s story has been so different than millions of other women out there but it may be just different enough that someone will read it and find comfort or inspiration in the “sameness” or see it as inspiration to look at your own journey and how you became the wonderful you that you are today.
Each day is a new opportunity to learn something new. It can be a new word, a new recipe, a new language. Every day in every way we are learning. Maybe we are coping with the loss of a job or a loved one, dealing with a serious illness, helping our children or something that impacts the way our lives used to be or learning how to make the most of our lives as they are in our new reality. Whether we have entered a new phase of life like college, getting a new job, retirement, parenthood, returning to school to pursue another degree, taking a dance class or swim lessons, learning to cope with illness or loss - every day in every way we can learn and embrace something new. Together we can keep learning about ourselves and others!
We all have cracks in our veneer. What do I mean? I am not talking about wrinkles, or dry skin or cuts or any other physical issue that we may have. I am talking about the cracks that are unseen – the hurt, the anger, the despair, the fear, the doubt. The things that are unseen but nonetheless shake us… Read More
‘Tis a few days before Christmas and not much change from last year. Covid’s still with us and all the variants are here. Though the year has been crazy, we are finding our way And learning to live with the changes each day. I can see my family though travel’s still tricky. I can go out shopping, but the crowds… Read More
As the end of the year approaches, we take time to reflect on the year that is ending. We have all heard the expression “absence makes the heart grow fonder.” Well sometimes absence means just that you have been gone. Then the question is “where have you been?” I know stepping away from social media is always risky because people… Read More
We cannot be ourselves unless we first take care of ourselves. Pick a few friends or seek professional help if you can. Find someone to talk to when you need to get those feelings out. Find someone who will just listen without judgement, without expecting explanations or details, without asking questions. Just finding that person who will be there to… Read More
I came across this wall mural while walking down the steps in a public garage in downtown Sarasota, FL At each landing on the steps there was a beautiful wall mural reflecting the artistry in the community. We all have passions that move us. One of mine is dance. It does not matter if it is the graceful lines of… Read More