JUST FINISHED READING A BOOK ABOUT THE LAWS OF LEADERSHIP

I just finished reading John Maxwell’s book “The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership“. Being a leader does not come naturally to me. This is an area that I wanted to improve so that is why I chose this book. John Maxwell is well known as a leadership speaker, coach and has written many books. IContinue reading “JUST FINISHED READING A BOOK ABOUT THE LAWS OF LEADERSHIP”

TIRES, NAILS AND BATTERIES OF ALL SIZES

The past three weeks have been a little challenging. The kind of weeks where the unexpected comes knocking on your door or car! It’s the kind of stuff you just can’t make up! Looking back I just smile and say “that’s life!” A Little History I have been driving since the age of 16. ItContinue reading “TIRES, NAILS AND BATTERIES OF ALL SIZES”

WINTER CABIN TRIP – FEBRUARY 2021

Robby and I always make a trip to our cabin in the woods in February. This is our anniversary month and we love to celebrate in our “Happy Place”. This year’s trip did not disappoint. The weather in Western North Carolina in February can be quite tricky. We have had times of extreme cold, soakingContinue reading “WINTER CABIN TRIP – FEBRUARY 2021”

A DOUBLE DOSE OF CHRISTMAS 2020

Well Christmas 2020 has come and gone. The decorations are packed and stored away. And now I have a moment to reflect. It was GOOD! 2020 has been a tough year, however, this Christmas season was easy going and relaxing. Our family celebrated Christmas on two different days. Our daughter in Savannah was unable toContinue reading “A DOUBLE DOSE OF CHRISTMAS 2020”

A NONTRADITIONAL CABIN THANKSGIVING

Well, 2020 has been quite the year! I had accepted that the traditional Thanksgiving Family Gathering was not going to take place. So I decided to be flexible and proactive in making a different kind of plan. Out of State Daughter My youngest daughter lives and works retail in Savannah, GA. I knew that sheContinue reading “A NONTRADITIONAL CABIN THANKSGIVING”

RECYCLE|REUSE DIY MIRROR MAKEOVER

I have to confess that I do love a good DIY project. The mirror in my dining room has been on my radar for some time. The frame of the mirror was painted bright gold/brass. You know the look …. trying to make it look expensive but obviously fake gold! Well, I finally decided toContinue reading “RECYCLE|REUSE DIY MIRROR MAKEOVER”

ADVENTURES IN THE WOODS

Robby and I have recently returned from another weekend trip to our “cabin in the woods”. We traveled over the 4th of July weekend and planned to stick close to the cabin. With Covid19 numbers rising we decided to keep it simply and just get enough groceries for the weekend, grill and simply relax withContinue reading “ADVENTURES IN THE WOODS”