Happy Birthday to you, Happy Birthday to you, Happy Birthday my mama, Happy Birthday to you. So, we did it! We threw my mom a 75th Birthday party. Party decorations were hung, an absolutely huge cake was brought in, family and friends gathered round, and we celebrated. It was a beautiful day, … More 3/4 Century Birthday
God takes care of even the birds of the air, but He doesn’t throw the food into their nests. (I don’t recall where I heard this, but I loved it!) Have you ever wondered, as you listen to people complain about their circumstances, what do they expect to change if something doesn’t happen to create … More It Won’t Fall From the Sky
‘Oh my! It must be horrible right now!’ ‘You must really be hating your job!’ I wouldn’t want to have your job!’ These are the comments I’m receiving on a regular basis right now. It totally cracks me up to see the shocked look when I tell people that no, I actually enjoy the madness … More Don’t Catch the Miserable Mindset!
As humans, we name everything. Its how we relate to things. We get a new pet – we name it. We create or invent something – we name it. We give names to the things that we care about, innately we know how important that names are. So why is it that many of us … More What’s In a Name?
No response. Standing out in front of an apartment building, with no idea which apartment, no access code, and no response to my calls was definitely not how I had pictured introducing my husband and family to Airbnb. But, unfortunately that is what happened. So, there we were. The five of us. No room … More Airbnb – Didn’t See that Happening
If my birthday is February 23rd, but we celebrated it on December 2nd; am I still 49 years old until my actual birthdate? Cuz I know for children that they know you don’t turn older until you get the birthday party! So, if we had the party… am I older? So, now that I have … More It’s a Birthday Thing
It is that time of year again! The holidays are right around the corner and you can feel it in the air. I love this time of year, Christmas is my favorite holiday and always has been. I love the feeling in the air, the magic of the lights and giving gifts. I love the … More 5 Tips for a Happy Holiday Season
There’s a little magic in the air today. Pixie Dust and imagination, you could say. Laughter, smiles and giggles too, In abundance bubbling out of my crew. Long lines to wait in anticipation, A chance to reminisce about vacation. Choices are many as options unfold, Shows and rides at Disney never get old! Dark and … More Black Friday vs. Disney
For the past month or so I have been trying to do some soul searching. See, over the past few months I have tried to start reaching out socially in new areas (not new-new, but new since I got sober). Like dating. I guess I was expecting to find someone and fall in love, maybe … More I Broke My ‘Feeler’!
Oh snap! Have I really managed to hold back my knight in shining armor? Have I subconsciously demeaned my champion by undermining his protection? OK, so it was recommended to me to read ‘Wild At Heart’ by John Eldredge. Now, I have to admit, the relationship books that I have read over the last few … More Release The Knight!