Hope has two beautiful daughters; their names are Anger and Courage. Anger at the way things are and Courage to see that they do not remain as they are.Augustine of Hippo Hope..... well this is something we've all had. Depending on the season in our lives, it may be high or it may be low.… Continue reading Hope
March 7, 2020 Hello Friends! It has been months since my last post. I started working part time and life just became challenging. I thought about getting back to posting about all that happens in the world around us.... but something was holding me back. So here I am sharing my thoughts with the world.… Continue reading New Normal
Welcome to 2020!
Photo by cottonbro on Pexels.com Happy New Year Friends! I hope all of you had a wonderful New Year's Celebration. Most friends my age, typically stay at home. It is funny that as we get older, we worry more about our safety. My birthday happens to land December 31st - my dad always tells me… Continue reading Welcome to 2020!
New Year…New Beginnings
Happy New Year Friends! 2019 came so fast. As we grow older, the years seem to fly by. I've read that it is a part of the nature of life for time to accelerate as we age. I see that more and more. I always start the new year older...by that I mean literally older.… Continue reading New Year…New Beginnings
Scars of Life
When we were young children, we sometimes scraped our knees while running outside with friends. I can vividly remember falling off my bike and landing on the asphalt and tearing up my knee. I thought I could ride my bike without holding the handle bars. Okay.... I admit it wasn't smart. A boy in our… Continue reading Scars of Life
Letter to Me….
Dear Me, I want you to be strong and confident in the world. There will be challenges in life that will try to break you and cause tears. You will fall down, but you need to get up. You need to stay the course. You will be afraid because you feel different and you feel… Continue reading Letter to Me….
The Power of Vision Boarding
Most of us have ideas of what we want to be, do or have in our lives. But who has the time to intentionally get clear about what we want to create? No one. We must be deliberate and intentional on creating the time and space to focus on our personal goals. Well, everyone from… Continue reading The Power of Vision Boarding
Goodness... so much has happened since my last post. My goal had been to submit a monthly blog post on life, events, and purpose. Life has been a roller coaster ride since April. This experience has reminded me of family ties and the bond we have with our parents. “Love your parents and be ready… Continue reading Family Ties
It’s been about a year and a half since I retired from education. Many of the projects I planned were put on hold because of serious health issues that took a toll on me physically, mentally and spiritually. I look at my calendar/planner and flip through all the past months and see how life and… Continue reading Life Interrupted
Life Changes in an Instant
Friends... My life has been CRAZY lately. I've been traveling all over. I was in New Mexico, Iowa, and Colorado in a span of 30 days. I've been in a state of constant change. Change is hard when you are not ready for it. Three days ago, I received news that my Uncle Al passed… Continue reading Life Changes in an Instant
I Love You So Much
Living geographically close or far doesn't change the love we feel for one another. Family love is much stronger than miles on a GPS map.