DIY

Are you a newly proclaimed DIYer? I am. With the Covid-19 lockdowns and restrictions in place in our county, we have been challenged in many ways. Out of necessity, we are thinking outside the box, creating what we need by ourselves. I personally have…

I Have a Dream

On Monday, January 18, 2021 the US celebrates the birth of Martin Luther King Jr.  Martin Luther King Jr. was an American Baptist minister and activist who became the most visible spokesperson and leader in the civil rights movement from 1955 until his assassination…

A New Meaning for DBA

DBA is known as the acronym for “doing business as.” It relates to a business that operates using a name that is different from the owner’s name or from the legal name of the partnership, LLC, or corporation.  However, I recently learned of a different way the acronym…

It’s a New Day…a New Year…a New Beginning

I have read many articles, posts, headlines and comments these last few days about ways to kickoff 2021. So many varying thoughts on whether or not to make resolutions, set goals, define your intentions, create your vision board, set your priorities, write in a…

Winter Solstice

For us in the Northern Hemisphere, the December solstice marks the longest of nights and shortest of days of the year. Meanwhile, the Southern Hemisphere is having short nights and long days.  The 2020 December solstice moment – when the sun reaches its southernmost…

Joy Hope Love Peace

Sending you Holiday greetings this year from No Place Like Home! And this shot was perfect to capture the moment. As we took our walk Sunday on the beach, we got to see someone’s artistic expression. How beautiful it was and it brought so…

Here’s to Travel Adventures Again

Keep believing! Keep visualizing! Keep dreaming! Keep your goals in mind! If you have a passion for travel and adventure as I do, this year has not been easy. Most of us have been unable to pack up and explore the world. Am I…

Some Things Never Change! Or Do They?

Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade.  Black Friday.  Cyber Monday.  Giving Tuesday. The Holiday Season has kicked into full speed ahead.  And even though some activities, promotions, festivals, boat parades, parties and celebrations have been cancelled, these 4 current events have remained. Although how the event…

Roadrunner Meaning and Messages

A few weeks ago, upon returning home from our run, my husband Charles and I noticed a roadrunner on our front walkway. We were surprised and delighted. We watched in awe as the bird strutted across and then flew up onto our roof.  This…

Lessons from a Caterpillar

The other day, while walking up the hill after a great run and hike, my husband and I saw a caterpillar on the side of the road. It was slowly edging along. I marveled at its shape, size, coloring and smooth texture of its…