Do you ever drive down the road and see someone in their vehicle looking as though they are singing to music? What about fellow grocery shoppers who seem to be talking to the piece of produce they are examining as they decide which one to place in their cart? Oh yes, you know what I'm … Continue reading Can They Understand Me?
Whether large or small, we all consciously or subconsciously set a variety of goals in our lives. This can be as small as getting ready in time to make a special event, to setting a weight loss goal that may take you several years to accomplish. The sheer size and length of time to reach … Continue reading 6 Steps to Reach Your Goal
This month is nearly over and what a month it has been. I can't remember the last time a month went by so quickly. This is good. This means I haven't been in the depths of my depression. I have been out and about and more active, and I have been busy doing things I … Continue reading Today I Am Celebrating!
Do you stay up nights worrying about tomorrow or other days in your future? Do you go on vacation and find yourself worrying about everything rather than enjoying yourself? Do you find yourself easily distracted while at work because you're worrying about events outside of your work? If you answered yes to any of these … Continue reading Tips From a Master Worrier!
Did you know? I didn't know. I've never even heard of it before! It happens every year. Yes, it's an annual event. I never knew. Did you know it happens every year on the 26th of August? Rain or shine it doesn't matter. It's time to celebrate! It's National Dog Day! Wahoo! As if my … Continue reading 10 Ways to Celebrate Today!
Can you believe it? The Rio 2016 Olympics have come to an end. What a wild adventure it has been, from start to finish. This is the first Olympics where I have been able to watch most of the events and have a good understanding of what has taken place. What a journey it has … Continue reading After 17 Days in Rio
It's the end of the month and the bills are paid, but I've run out of money for anything else. I'm so tired of cooking and cleaning. I would really like to watch the closing ceremony of the Olympics with a really yummy pizza. One big problem...I have no money. Living on a fixed income is … Continue reading Who’s Buying Me Pizza?
I think it's fair to assume that everyone has experienced the 'countdown'. This is a period of time in which you begin to count down the days before a special event or occasion is going to occur. This might be your much anticipated birthday, wedding, due date, vacation, retirement or something else altogether. So, you're … Continue reading 251 Days From Now
The Central Oregon Coast Hands down my favorite place to visit and vacation in Oregon! I have seen the beaches and coastlines in pictures from around the world. However, I think the Oregon coast is a step above all the rest. I know I'm a bit biased seeing as though this is my state. I … Continue reading No Better Place To Visit
"OH MY GOODNESS," my body and mind screamed at me this morning as I awakened from a very deep sleep. Together they yelled in unison, "We are NOT ready to get up for the day!" They tend to be somewhat emotional and demanding. However, the more cognitive part of myself had to concur. As I … Continue reading The Time Tug-of-War!