That Drives Me Crazy


What habit/act drives you crazy? How do you prevent it from happening? Less of a habit, and hopefully, more a misunderstanding of the English language, it makes me crazy when people use words incorrectly or use the incorrect word. I'm not talking about people whose second language is English; it's presumably well-read and smart people … Continue reading That Drives Me Crazy

Words To Live By


Have you got a code you live by? What are the principles or set of values you actively apply in your life? Popular for high school and college graduations, there are a couple of children's books or poems that offer advice on how to live life as a successful human being. Oh, The Places You … Continue reading Words To Live By

A Great Marriage Quote


On days when I'm looking for something to share with all of you, I got to Pinterest.  Today I found this thought originally shared on: http://theamateurwriter.blogspot.com/  I hope you will enjoy!

Street Life: Weekly Photo Challenge


I was leaving one of the childcare centers on a particularly hot day last summer and saw this little bird.  It hopped from the other side of the street after rolling around in the dirt to this cool puddle.  I watched for about 10 minutes before the bird flew away.   Grateful I took the time … Continue reading Street Life: Weekly Photo Challenge

Fake It ‘Til You Make It


Are you full of confidence or have you ever suffered from Imposter Syndrome? I'm sure at some point in my career I could be accused of having too much confidence. I think it's called being cocky, a know-it-all, even the "b" word...bossy. You know what, though, those are the times when I was likely suffering … Continue reading Fake It ‘Til You Make It

A Habit of Gratitude


When I opened my computer tonight to begin to compose a post, I went first to my "Reader" at Word Press.  The Reader is where I see a feed of the blogs that I'm following.  The first two posts were these:  Thank You, Stars, on Word Exchange -- Love Words, and Friends, on a blog … Continue reading A Habit of Gratitude

Take Charge, Today


After my recent annual check-up I decided that it's time. Time to take control, permanently, of what, when, how, how much and why I eat. Today after work I visited a medical weight loss practice.  An interesting approach, there is a primary care doc whose specialty is bariatric medicine, two nutritionists, two PA's and two … Continue reading Take Charge, Today