January 4, 2016

It’s a New Year of Hope. Cheers!

Even though we all make resolutions for the new year ahead, I have always felt that the new year starts the first Monday after the holidays.  It’s when all kids […]
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 15, 2016

Essential Qualities in Friends

I don’t know about you, but I have gained and lost friends over the years: some by my choice and sometimes it’s been their decision.  While I have wonderful, long-term […]
October 24, 2017

Three Ways to get Excited about Starting Over at Sixty

I know, it’s not easy starting over later in life, especially if it wasn’t what you had planned, or you have had an unexpected setback. It may even feel like […]
November 7, 2017

A Compliment Campaign Will Make Your Day!

I was walking into an office building several weeks ago and a woman walking toward me said, “That shade of red is beautiful on you.”  I thanked her and immediately […]
November 20, 2017

Being Thankful and Being Grateful

As we head into the busy holiday season, I am thinking about what makes me thankful-grateful.  There is along list.  But the things that I am thankful for are not […]
November 28, 2017
a perfect gift for the bad-a__ women in your life

A Perfect Gift for the Bad-A__ Women in Your Life

A perfect gift for the bad-a__ women in your life is Mitch McGuire’s compilation of the first 10 issues of his magazine, Refigural, which offers interviews and editorial comments from […]