aging · cancer · exercise · family · gratitude · healthy lifestyle · self-love · Uncategorized

What’s happening? 7-8-19

Good morning!  I hope you had a great 4th of July!  Ours was spent outside in the backyard, our favorite hangout, with our oldest daughter, son-in-law, and grandson.  It was a warm, sunny day, but we bought an inflatable pool to help keep us cool. It’s been a while since I’ve blogged, but wanted to… Continue reading What’s happening? 7-8-19

aging · gratitude · healthy lifestyle · self-love · Uncategorized

10 Lessons Over 10 Years

Unless you live under a rock or have taken a permanent sabbatical from social media (tempting these days, yes?), you’ve probably seen the 10-year challenge, where people post a photo from both 10 years ago and now to see how they’ve changed.  While I decided not to participate on social media, I thought I’d post… Continue reading 10 Lessons Over 10 Years

aging · cancer · family · gratitude · healthy lifestyle · Uncategorized

What a difference a year makes.

TGIF!  It’s been a long week and I’m definitely ready for the weekend.  This meme pretty much sums up the week for me: First of all, I wanted to say thank you to all of the love and support we have received after my post about Kayla’s health situation.  I had a long talk with… Continue reading What a difference a year makes.

aging · family · gratitude · healthy lifestyle · self-love · Uncategorized

Looking back at 2018

Happy New Year!  2018 was a year of love, celebration, experiments, personal growth, food, wine, and reading.  We adopted a new family member, our oldest daughter got married, I did a couple of 30-day experiments to see how it would affect my health, and I READ.  Guys, I read and learned so much.  I learned… Continue reading Looking back at 2018

aging · family · gratitude · healthy lifestyle · Uncategorized

Christmas Eve Gratitude

Merry Christmas Eve!  I don’t know about you, but over the last several days, I’ve been walking around in a food and wine coma!  Lots of celebrating with friends and loved ones and it’s been a lot of fun, but I’ll be glad to get back on track after the holidays! We celebrated our Christmas… Continue reading Christmas Eve Gratitude

aging · family · gratitude · healthy lifestyle · inspiration · self-love · Uncategorized

Gratitude 8-19-18

First of all, I’m so grateful for all of the words of love and support that I received for my last two posts.  It’s a scary thing, putting yourself out there, being honest and sharing things about yourself that put you in a vulnerable place.  But if sharing these things makes a positive impact on… Continue reading Gratitude 8-19-18