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because life has ups and downs…

New Year, New Decade, New YOU

Happy New Year! Happy New Decade! Can you believe that it’s 2020? As a kid, I couldn’t imagine the year 2020. I was born in 1963. Just the 2000s seemed … Continue reading

January 1, 2020 · Leave a comment

Self-Care Sunday: Look for the Beauty

My husband and I had to divide and conquer💪🏻 this weekend. One kid was graduating from college in Arkansas while another was playing in a Premier Series volleyball🏐 tournament in … Continue reading

December 22, 2019 · Leave a comment

Thanks, Living the Second Act

You guys- guess what? I am beyond excited to announce that Living the Second Act website asked me to write an article about my book! I’ve told you all about Lifeguard, which … Continue reading

November 26, 2019 · Leave a comment

Self-Care Sunday: Celebrate Love

I’m sitting here in a freezing cold venue waiting for photos to begin. Our son is marrying 💍his bride in just a couple of hours. He’s my oldest stepson. I … Continue reading

October 12, 2019 · Leave a comment

Don’t Be Afraid to Do the Work

When I wrote my book, LIFEGUARD, I specifically wanted it to be a book and workbook in one. My vision was for readers to learn about my personal struggles and … Continue reading

October 4, 2019 · Leave a comment

Kindness is Contagious

Have you ever had something turn out exactly like you hoped it would? I had that happen today, and I’m still smiling! You may have read in an earlier post … Continue reading

September 18, 2019 · Leave a comment

Self-Care Sunday: Community

I know that self-care kind of sounds like things you do BY yourself. But- it is really things you do FOR yourself. Being a part of a community is a … Continue reading

September 15, 2019 · Leave a comment