Category: Lifestyle

women of wisdom

Women of Wisdom

I was thinking the other day about some certain women in my life and in history.  These women have provided me with so much knowledge with regards to who I have become today.  There are so many ‘women of wisdom’ in my life that I can often be found reading about, listening...

strong men, happy birthday, happy father's day

Happy Strong Men Day(s)

This weekend marks a couple events in our household. Our sons 19th birthday and Father’s Day. A celebration of our boy and the extraordinary man he has become and the celebration of three exceptional dads who are (or were) each leaders in their own way. I consider both events to...

inspiration

Inspiration

Are you a dreamer?  Do you like adventure?  Do you have hobbies or passions?  Inspiration is a key factor in any of these questions. What inspires you?  Where do you get your inspiration from?   Make your life a masterpiece. Imagine no limitations on what you can be, have or...

derecho, tornado, disaster

Disaster Happens

Do you ever count your lucky stars or thank God for your blessings with regard to safety and health?  I do, quite often actually and the other weekend was definitely one of those times.  We realized that no matter who you are. No matter where you are.  No matter how prepared you are,...

marathon, fitness, running

Time To Conquer

How active are you? Have you increased your fitness over the past 2 years? Or decreased?  Is your go-to the gym? Or do you like to run or walk outside?  Either way, now is the time to conquer your fitness goals. Fitness isn’t about being better than someone else. It’s about being...

mother's day

Supermarket Flowers

Mother’s Day just passed and on that day I always reflect not only on my own wonderful children, but also my mom. You see, my mom passed in 2020 and I reflect a lot on certain yearly holidays.  As you may have read from previous blogs, certain songs inspire blog ideas...

pineapple principle

Pineapple Principle

I was on Pinterest the other day and I saw a post that caught my eye.  It was a picture of a pineapple and a cute saying below.  It struck deep inside because it is a saying that every female should try to follow.  The pineapple principle is a great way to live...

grateful

Having An Attitude Of Gratitude

This weekend is Easter. A time of reflection, family, renewed life, and chocolate of course.  Do you spend Easter quietly with your spouse? Or do you have a big gathering with family?  Do you participate in an Easter Egg hunt? Or do you read your Bible about Jesus returning?  Whichever way you celebrate,...

change, guided drift

A Guided Drift

Have you ever been on a path – a road – a journey and you kept encountering road blocks? Or that path seemed to have lost its luster? The excitement was gone (or really… it never was there to begin with)?  You just may be on the wrong path – the...

wordle

A Wordle Wake-Up

There is a new #trend going around. Wordle. Have you tried it?  It’s via The New York Times link and it is a word game that you have 5 chances to complete.  As you may or may not know… I love puzzles so when my son first told me about this (and...