Happy belated birthday to my blog! I started writing here 2 years ago now ( 11/11/17), went strong with it the first year but have been very lackadaisical about it this year ( only 1 post), hopefully that's about to change... Why? I get easily distracted- I want to do it all. Sometimes all means… Continue reading Long lost friend
Hi All- Guess what? It's March! and yes, this is my first blog post of 2019. Wow! Where have I been? This year is already flying by... The Plan In January, I made a plan to blog more this year than last year (1 time a week vs. 2-3 times a month). Maybe you could… Continue reading The between time
The holiday season brings a lot of memories with it, most of them good, many of them have us reflecting back about people who aren't here with us . Our relatives and loved ones who have passed away, gone, but not forgotten. Many of us celebrating the holidays, maybe the first time with someone missing,… Continue reading Our presence is the present
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This is a long time coming. I was tagged by my best blogging friend, Tiara from Muted Mouthful. The opportunity here is to take the power of words (ABC's) and say something nice about myself. Here goes... ABC A: Ambitious B: Beautiful C: Creative D: Delightful E: Enthusiastic F: Friendly G: Gracious H: Honest I:… Continue reading A-Z say nice things about me
39 is mine! My last post was about my blog's birthday, this one is about mine. Yep, it's my birthday today! My new mantra is 39 is mine! Take the day and the year by the hand and lead it forward... 39 is mine is a great mantra because it speaks to the fact that… Continue reading Seize the day! or at least your birthday…
Today (11/11) is an exciting day! It's my blogger "birthday"! Yes, a year ago today, I went to the Shehive and took a class called "Launch my blog". I'd been wanting to write a blog for a while but kept putting it off. Sometimes, I need a class to give me a boost of confidence… Continue reading Once upon a November…
It may sound silly but one of the first campaign type messages I remember hearing was in elementary school when two boys from my school did a skit in the talent show to "Fight For Your Right (to party)" by the Beastie Boys. It was the 80's, that coupled with my major crush on Alex… Continue reading Fight for your right…
A month ago when my niece was coming off the bus, my sister-in-law asked how her day was and she said, "It was the best day ever, I always have the best day ever." I love that attitude. It's the great mindset to start your day off thinking it's going to be the best day… Continue reading Best day ever!
Today, I went to the Detroit Marathon, as a volunteer, not a runner. I had the perfect volunteer opportunity, the Cheer team!! We set out early this morning with pom poms in hand and painted signs, to cheer on the group of runners associated with our organization, but really we were cheering on everyone. It… Continue reading Pep Rally!