A new year

Here we are at the end of another year and beginning of a new one. It is true that the older I get, the faster time seems to go! It feels like we were just moving into 2017 a couple weeks ago, and now we are getting ready to greet 2018.

Well, I have given . . . → Read More: A new year


Freedom is a great thing to be thinking about around the Fourth of July. I am so grateful that we have our freedom, and I hope that we, as a nation, can be vigilant and keep it.

I love that we – all of us – have freedom to do what we wish, as long . . . → Read More: Freedom


Today I have decided that I am just going to be grateful. I am not going to worry about things in the future – worrying won’t help anyway. There is plenty of uncertainty in my life, but isn’t that true for everyone? I am not going to fret about what we will do about this . . . → Read More: Grateful

New Day

Today is a brand new day, without any hangover from the past, and I intend to treat it as the gift it is. It may or may not be be wonderful outside, and it is still glorious! I am in awe of this wonderful new day! I am counting my blessings and living in gratitude . . . → Read More: New Day


I want to take a minute and give a shout out to all the people out there who are there for other people. You know who you are – you really want to know how someone else is when you ask, “How are you?” You care enough about your friends to check up on them . . . → Read More: THANK YOU


If I get to choose – and I do – then today is a day that I am going to be in gratitude. I always seem to be able to come up with things to complain about. My life is not perfect – if yours is, then more power to you. And even in my . . . → Read More: Gratitude