National Day of Unplugging

What a great idea! Sign me up! On the first Friday in March, National Day of Unplugging kicks off a 24 hour period from sundown to sundown, to unplug, unwind, relax and do things other than using today’s technology, electronics, and social media. The…

Life is a WOW!

Every morning my husband and I share coffee and talk. We discuss what is on our mind, how we slept, any dreams, what is planned for the day, how we are feeling, and most importantily, what we are choosing. As we reflect on the…

Not “If” but “When”

I recently read an interview with Michael Strahan, former NFL football player, current TV personality, journalist and successful businessman, where he spoke about the invaluable lesson he learned from his father. Replace the word “If” in your vocabulary to “When.” Michael’s father would always…

Daily Bread

Recently, I received an email from a very special friend and former boss who simply said, “I appreciate your Daily Bread!” I was touched. MZ is always forthright and honest with his comments as I have also received ones that have said, “this is…

Love is in the Air

As we are entering February, the month of Valentines Day, I feel we need to not only focus on a love for our spouse, partner, lover, friend, soulmate, but also for our own Self. Some may think that seems selfish and self centered. I…

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…