embracing change

February 18, 2016

Goodbye Valentine’s Day, Hello TV Dinner

If you know what “a TV dinner for Valentine’s Day,” is, then you are my age or older! I was in a bad mood just thinking about it…Valentine’s Day.  It […]
March 8, 2016

I’m Coming Back Better Than Ever

It has been clear to me for a long time that I am not the same girl I used to be.  I changed along the way, and I didn’t know […]
August 1, 2016

One Year Ago I Started Over

One year ago, my husband pulled out of the driveway to go to work, I picked up a truck, packed everything I had room to take with me, and moved […]
August 9, 2016
second chance late in the game

Second Chance…Late in the Game

Since I am starting over at sixty, I get a do-over…a second chance, late in the game, at life. I don’t take that for granted.  It wasn’t the way I thought […]
August 24, 2016

Setbacks and Starting Over at Sixty

I have done everything I can to embrace this new life of mine, starting over at sixty.  I try to be in forward motion as much as I can.  Husband […]
September 21, 2016

Being Alone Vs. Being Lonely

I am an only child, so I have always been used to being alone.  And, I love being alone.  In my single years, I rented apartments that I could afford on […]
October 17, 2016

My One Word Life Mantra is “Forward”

I picked up a little book when I was traveling with my daughter and set it next to my bed when I returned home.  It is called Design Your Day […]
January 20, 2017

Hope Is What It Is All About

          As the new year turns into plain old winter, it is no wonder that we get a little blue, a little draggy.  For most of […]
February 11, 2017

You Absolutely Can Teach an Old Dog New Tricks

I may be an old dog, but I can learn a new trick or two!  I love learning now so much more than I did when I was younger.  And, I’ve […]