Thoughts, ideas & convictions.

Beginning to the Mend

I am now in therapy. High time, you say? Probably so, but not that kind of therapy. Physical therapy. For my shoulder. You haven’t heard? No problem. Grab a cup, maybe a bite and let’s sit a bit.  I’ll bring you up to date. December 2nd started out as a normal day. I had plans to […]

My 3 Words

​The past several years I have participated in the #OneWord movement, to choose a theme word to focus on for a year. Most years I barely remembered my word, much less focused on it.  This year, I’m joining Chris Brogan in the #my3words challenge. Choosing three words that when written or seen translate into action.  For 2017, my 3 words […]

Starting Recovery

Recovery. What a lovely word. It connotes a repairing, a renewing. The downside of it is that it means that there’s something to be recovered from: a motor vehicle accident, a surgery, a life. I found out the hard way last year that I needed recovery. It wasn’t a car wreck or surgery — though […]

Wednesday Playlist

Hey, Y’all! On Wednesdays, I think we should just take time out to talk about music. Do you listen to it? What is your favorite kind? Me? I like most every kind. I savor the classical notes of Mozart, Bach, Schubert and Beethoven. I enjoy the sounds of the 40s favorites like the Dorsey Brothers, Glenn Miller and […]

10 Essentials to Moving Back Home

The phenomenon of adults moving back into their parents’ home has grown tremendously over the past decade. According to a Pew Research Center poll, If you’re one of those who is moving back home with Mom and Dad or other adults, here’s a list of things you can do to make your life and that of […]