Vaccine Day!

“I feel like I’m a part of history!” “This is the first day of the rest of my life!” “Thank-you so much!” These were some of the sentiments I heard a few weeks ago at a vaccine event held by our health department. I was serving as a volunteer through our local chapter of United…

The Power of a Half Hour!

(Originally posted in 2018) Do you sometimes crawl into bed at night wondering where the day went? Are you gripped with the feeling that you “got nothing done” or that you had no “time to yourself?” What I have come to realize is that often we are simply not “time-aware.” Enter the “power 1/2 hour” Here’s…

“Hindsight is 2020”

..let that sink in a minute. Are you far enough removed from the year 2020 that you can look back and see some truths with 2020 vision yet? If you’re not ready, I get it. Some of us experienced exceedingly more trauma than others as we forged our way through the quicksand of Covid. Some…

Target Practice

Poor cashier.. there she was, checking me out on aisle 5, a long line of customers behind me and her computer seizes up. What’s so interesting about millennials (OK, so maybe not all of them) is that the “broke-r” the tech gets, the faster they start clicking.. fingers randomly tapping this and that and this…

What do you want…really?

Last week-end my husband, our dog and me walked in a local 10K “race.” We finished dead last. I don’t think my husband has finished dead last in anything in his life, but again..we had our dog who walked about 1.5 miles.. not bad for a tiny pup. It was a fun experience..something different..more like…

The Covid Shuffle

Pop the champagne! The J&J vaccine is here! It’s time to shut up, line up, roll up your sleeve and gratefully accept whatever is offered to you. “So these vaccines, the three of them, are exactly the same and nobody should turn away from any of them, you should take it.” (Dr. Ali Mokdad, University…