Month: December 2017

2018: The Year of the Not So Standard Resolutions

How many of us have made New Year resolutions only to have them quickly fall by the wayside? Then, I bet, you decide not to make resolutions but if you’re like me, that feels empty and unfulfilling. My dear friend mentioned her perspective shift on resolutions for the year and it’s a very healthy approach: […]

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It Will Soon Be A New Year, But We Can Begin Again Anytime

I am a student of life, faith, and the universe; every day is a new lesson. We don’t need a new year to make a new start; we can start again at any time.  It’s not about the number of days and years that have passed, it’s about taking ownership of where we are right […]

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Being a Blessing

The hustle and bustle of preparation is over; the shopping, wrapping, baking, mall & grocery store parking, the chaos portion that accompanies every holiday.  Whew! We survived another year!  Can we pause for a moment and reflect on blessings? Thankfully, the Advent season (and online shopping) helped to maintain peace and focus on the true […]

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Steaming Hot Mashed Potatoes & Ice Cold Grated Carrots

Believe it or not, this post is actually about resolutions. I have decided that it’s the year of No!  So I resolve to:  Not stress over the weight I should lose. I am going back to the gym and will make healthier choices but not going to put any number behind it. 2.  Not say […]

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