Category Archives: Inspiration

Life Can Be Shorter Than You Expect

Recently, I lost a friend to cancer and it really shook me up.  I was sad that he’s gone and I won’t ever get to see him again.  But, I was also really upset that many, many months had gone … Continue reading

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Enjoy Your Present

Life has its up and downs but sometimes in a down cycle, we think it will last forever.  We get impatient and that can lead to frustration and depression.  We have to remind ourselves that this phase will pass and … Continue reading

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Making the Most of a Snow Day

As kids we were thrilled by snow days but as adults we are horrified by them.  Our minds start spinning with thoughts of how to manage the kids if we have to get to work and then we dread the … Continue reading

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Things I Should Do But Refuse To…

There are so many tips and guidelines for living healthier, looking better and being more successful in life but sometimes doing the wrong things makes us happier.  Living on the dark side in some little ways can give pleasure so … Continue reading

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Grateful for Honest People

We always hear about all the crime and the bad people in the world but today I was reminded that the majority are actually good and honest people.  I was shopping and carry so many bags that after eating my … Continue reading

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Forties and Fit

In our twenties and even thirties, many of us had a lax attitude about our health and well-being.  Many of us were lucky to be healthy and thin and had a sense of immortality and felt we would look and … Continue reading

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Dare to be Different

I understand why being different requires ‘daring’.  Whether by design or by accident, when one leads a life that is different, there are many challenges that require strength of character to overcome.  I’m not even talking about leading a very … Continue reading

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