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…

Smack dab in the middle of an unfolding miracle..

A pastor tells the hilarious story of how when his son was a baby he would sit in his highchair wailing for food. He’d scream and kick and pound his little fists as if he was sure that THIS TIME his parents would surely forget his pureed carrots and he’d die a slow death from…

My 2021 Planner- week one!

It works every time I try it, so I’m not sure why in the past my commitment level has waxed and waned. When I use a planner I am laser focused, goal oriented, efficient, productive AND I always know what we are eating for dinner.. No mad, last minute archeological dig trying to unearth the…

The Golden Hour

The ‘golden hour’ is a term used for the all-important 60 minutes after a traumatic injury when aggressive, medical intervention has the greatest potential to save a human life. What I didn’t know was that the golden hour also refers to the hour after sunrise and the hour before sunset when photographers get their best…

Hanging on?

A few months ago I shared a story about a “foot grater” that removes dry skin off your heels. In my excitement to try the new device, I over-shredded my feet and pretty much had to tip toe through the ensuing week because my poor tootsies were so raw and painfully sore. Lesson learned: The…

Passion vs. Obsession

“Are you obsessed?” This was the question I asked myself many years ago as I realized I was having a tough time disconnecting from TV and radio news. The answer, by the way, was yes. In hindsight, I can tell you exactly when I crossed the bridge from a healthy interest to an unhealthy, somewhat…