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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

Downsizing

In our blended family, we have the his, hers, and ours group of kids. I say kids, but I really mean one teenager and four young adults in their twenties. … Continue reading

December 30, 2019 · Leave a comment

Self-Care Sunday: Spend Time with People You Love

Ever since our oldest daughter did an internship after college graduation at Disney World in ☀️Orlando, we have been spending Christmas in the Most Magical Place on 🌎Earth. That first … Continue reading

December 28, 2019 · Leave a comment

Self-Care Sunday: Chill Out

My birthday 🎂 was the day before Thanksgiving. It was the day I was born in more than one way. I was actually born on the day before🦃 Thanksgiving, so … Continue reading

November 28, 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: Give Back

I’m a firm believer in the whole notion that you get what you give in life. A favorite line from an old Beatles song goes like this: “the love you … Continue reading

November 23, 2019 · Leave a comment

Self-Care Sunday: Read a Book

I recently finished reading an autobiography by Trevor Noah called Born a Crime. I love 😍to read stories about real lives, especially when they are authentic. I can’t stand the stories … Continue reading

November 16, 2019 · Leave a comment