Ponies, unicorns and other magical truths

There’s a collective understanding that many children have a fascination with ponies. In fact, there’s this idea that requesting a pony for your birthday is a common, albeit unrealistic, request. And since the truth is none of us ever fully grow up, we kinda want ponies for our birthdays when we are above the age…

Take Notice

  We have officially completed the first 10 days of our challenge and it’s time to check in.  What is working?  What needs work?  Have you been tempted to fall into any bad habits or have you given into a temptation? I think it’s safe to say that in our first 10 days all of…

Full weekend and full hearts

This weekend was a whirlwind. Many of those near and dear gathered in Nashville for a bridal shower celebrating the upcoming nuptials of my niece (Lowi’s daughter) Sydney. My sister and nieces put on an amazing tea party fit to meet the wildest of little girl dreams. But I will save that for Lowi to…

Dirt holes and unexpected flowers

There is a historical home down the street from where I live that’s being remodeled, expanded and restored. It’s turning into quite the home. In an expansion such as this, there has been a fair amount of excavation and digging. One day while walking by I noticed there is a partially filled-in hole with flowers…

90 Day Motivation

  Friday’s blog hit a nerve with some of you. Lots of people, and by lots, I mean a few, contacted me or commented that they wanted to join the #last90days challenge.  I have to say many of you agreed to it, but it felt like you did so with a begrudging attitude. You know…

90 Days

  Last week, I told you I was doing things differently and in conjunction  with that I was committing to an end of year challenge called,  #last90days.  Ready or not, we are in the last stretch of 2019 and starting October 1st we have 3 months to make the rest of this year count. I have talked…