How To Have A Dream in a Very Busy Life

How To Have A Dream in a Very Busy Life

  I used to think moms with young children had to be superheroes in order to get everything done. So I defined what I considered a superhero to be, and tried my darnedest to keep up with everything I’d put on the list. I tried to be one of them, doing whatever I...
Better the Balance, Better the World

Better the Balance, Better the World

STRIKE THE #BalanceforBetter POSE It’s #InternationalWomensDay I have a fabulous group of women friends I spend several mornings of the week with. I meet them out on my daily river walk; whoever is on the trail joins in with our little tribe. We’re all women in...
Write Your Way To A Better Life

Write Your Way To A Better Life

I was pissed. Furious. So I did what I always do. I wrote. Have you seen this quote? Don’t annoy a writer. She’ll put you in her book and kill you. Yep. Uh huh. Nothing is as therapeutic as writing a story and making your frustrations go away. Because in storyland,...
Star Light, Star Bright, I Wish For A Better Life

Star Light, Star Bright, I Wish For A Better Life

I remember the first time I made a wish. We lived by a park that had a large fountain with bronze statues in the center. On any given day, there were hundreds of pennies lying at the bottom of the water, hundreds of people hoping their wishes would come true. Of...
8 Hacks To Keep Your Relationship Alive!

8 Hacks To Keep Your Relationship Alive!

What does it take to keep love alive? Well, I guess I’m somewhat of an expert. I’ve been married for almost 32 years. I dated my husband for 4 years before we married. I knew him in high school, 2 years before we started dating. Yep, I’ve known him most of my life....