Welcome to the Wilderness

My husband and I are listening to an audiobook that includes many stories of survival in the wilderness. One thing’s for sure, if my man took off into the mountains, he’d not only survive, he’d have an Airbnb made of sticks and grizzly bear pelt up and running in about two weeks..with rudimentary plumbing and…

The case for wearing lipstick under your mask. 💋

I’ve heard it said that if you wear pretty “underthings” you will feel more empowered and have a more productive day. Not sure if wearing pretty underthings under “Covid-loungewear” at home counts, 😂 but it did make me think for a minute about what we’ve “let go” as a result of #pandemiclife. One of the…

When Hope kicks discouragement to the curb..

On a frustration scale of one to ten..ten being trying to score tickets to Hamilton when the show came to town, I’d say getting my 89 year old mom a reservation for her Covid Vaccine rated a solid 17. Honestly, I’m too tired to review all the details, but suffice it to say after getting…

Oh the tangles..

Weeks ago I read a compelling article about continuing education for the sake of continuing education… learning just to keep learning.. working the brain simply to keep the brain working. At 58 I figured I’d better make some cognitive investments so that I will hopefully still be firing on all cylinders when I’m 68.. 78…..

It’s not too early…

Valentines Day is right around the corner folks and (not to be a Debbie downer but..) I think more than a few of us will be NOT eating out, NOT going to the theater, NOT dancing and NOT going on a week-end get-away– so you may want to think ahead to how you can create…

I’m a Gummi girl in a Gummi world…🎶

When I was little, I could down an entire bag of Gummi bears in minutes. Who am I kidding, I still can!! So imagine my delight years ago, when Gummi vitamins made their debut at the stores. Corn syrup? Check Artificial flavors? Check Colors not found in nature? Check Enough vitamins and/or minerals to satisfy…