I just finished reading “God Will Make A Way – What To Do When You Don’t Know What To Do” by Dr. Henry Cloud and Dr. John Townsend. It’s no secret that I am a fan of these authors. As psychologists, they bring into harmony sound mental health practices with Godly wisdom. And, that’s whatContinue reading “REVIEW OF GOD WILL MAKE A WAY”
Too often we become short sighted and lose sight of the bigger picture in our lives. We see only each day rather than our journey as a whole. Days will be good and some will be bad. What matters is that we continue to plant seeds for our future. You will never regret sowing seedsContinue reading “THE SEEDS YOU PLANT”
Prior to attending a July 4th outdoor event, I was asked by another woman “will you be wearing shorts?” My response was a quick “yes”! I continued to say that it’s just too hot not to! It took me a few minutes to realize that I have never been asked this question before. The onlyContinue reading “SHOULD WOMEN OVER 50 BE WEARING SHORTS?”
To pursue success is often defined by achieving titles and dollar amounts. However, these things are not lasting. When you pursue adding value to your work and relationships, then you achieve a lasting success that will not fade. FOLLOW EINSTEIN’S ADVICE AND SEEK TO BE OF VALUE!
Thought I would share my husband’s latest DIY project. He recently added this fireplace pergola and totally changed the look of the outdoor fireplace. I love it and him. Best part, it only took a couple of weekends to get this done. How It All Began First, I must give a little history about theContinue reading “THE PROJECTS OF ROBBY – FIREPLACE PERGOLA”
Children have an amazing ability to always place blame on someone else. As adults we continue the trend by finding fault in others. There is a better solution. Rather than put energy into finding fault, put that energy into finding a solution. Fault doesn’t matter, but it is always our responsibility to find solutions. FOLLOWContinue reading “FINDING FAULT”
In this over 50 stage of life, I haven’t given much thought as to why you want to avoid distractions. This weekend gave me an opportunity to do just that. A near run in with a dangerous distraction was the wake up call I needed! How It All Happened My husband (Robby) and I spentContinue reading “WHY YOU WANT TO AVOID DISTRACTIONS”
It is so easy to fall into the trap of perfection. Wanting things to be “just right” all of the time. But disappointment and frustration is all we find on this path. Pursuing excellence is of far greater value. Excellence leaves room for growth. For good to become better and better to become best! BEContinue reading “CHASING PERFECTION”
I recently found myself considering what living with excellence really means. One definition says that excellence is the quality of being outstanding or extremely good, greatness or the very best. It is a good question to ask oneself if you are being your very best self. Ponderings On my recent vacation to Hilton Head, SC,Continue reading “LIVING WITH EXCELLENCE”
Life is an exciting adventure with each season meant to be enjoyed! Don’t miss the joy of the journey by being focused only on your point of arrival.