Daily Prompt: “Everybody gets so much information all day long that they lose their common sense.” — Gertrude Stein Do you agree? I think how one defines common sense will help determine a yes or no answer to this question. Common sense could be what we have all been trained to think is common sense; therefore, … More Information overload?
[Here in my little not-so-private space, I have ever-so-slowly been sharing my story of divorce. Part One left off with my husband’s discovery of my affair and my struggles with the stress of it all.] I have spent a good amount of time on the St. Clair river. Enormous freighters frequently pass through its deep … More Fear Becomes Me, Part Two
The Secret Of Life. This short little video above is about life, but instead, it really made me think about death. As a young child I had an abnormal fear of death. I remember several occasions when I was very young, laying awake at night in a layer of sweat worrying about dying. These episodes … More How are you going to go out?
How often do we talk about something we are really happy about and then in the same breath we complain about something else? How often do our wheels spin on all our problems and “To do” lists instead of what is going great? How often do we celebrate the good things, compared to complaining about … More When what is, is enough.
I woke up feeling a bit sentimental over my mother today. I find it surprising since I have been upset with her lately. Try as I might to figure it out, I’ve decided to just allow it. What is it about mother’s? I can never be mad at her for long. Even when she has … More Throwback Thursday – Mommy and Me
It is said that every action is done either out of love or out of fear. We eat healthy because we love our body or we eat healthy out of fear of getting sick. We may call our significant other because we want to express our love or we call because we fear losing them. … More Choosing Fear
I am really trying to always treat people as if they are already my friend. It is amazing how many people you can light up. So many people are just lonely. Make someone’s day and have a conversation with a total stranger. You will both be better for it. They just may be what you’ve … More Say, “Hello!”