You Say You Want Independence, But…

Just like Snoopy. you want to be “cool” and independent, but…   You are thinking about becoming a couple with your significant other; you are thinking about merging your finances, but you insist on being financially independent!  Wow!  Welcome to chaos! Should you have a shared account for joint expenses? Should you pool all of […]

Do One Hard Thing Today…

Continuing to build mental strength by doing one hard thing today and every day!   With Sara Bareilles on iTunes, and Tama Kieves on my Kindle, I find inspiration to do just that every day.  Tama’s share today — If you want to experience magic, you have to take a risk.  You can read all the […]

Leave Your Boring Job…Really!

OMG, if you are bored at work, why are you there?  I can hear the answers now:  I need the money, I have student loans to pay off, my spouse will kill me if I leave, I need the benefits, and more.  We have been talking about happiness, self esteem, and more lately, and you are […]

Miracles Often Fight Intellect…

It is not always easy to be a person with an intellect.  Yes, it is a blessing to have a strong intellect, but it is not always easy.  Many of us have been brought up in an intellectual background, for example, a Catholic education, where you accepted what was taught.  You were not taught to […]

Holistic or Traditional?

This is an interesting day of awareness.  Even though I am suffering through my second cold/cough in 6 months, I am happy because I have discovered the source of this malady:  my traditional doctor!  Yes, really.  I do not get colds.  About 9 years ago, my holistic doctor recommended an unknown to me, and, until […]

Labor Day, 2017, and I Lovingly Labor!

Yes, this is Labor Day.  It used to be as a single parent, that this was the Last Hurrah Day of Summer with two little boys off to the YMCA Perry Recreation Center in Lake County, Ohio, where we had a total membership being one of the most economical ways to entertain the boys throughout […]