Chalk It Up

During the course of the pandemic, I began creating messages on my driveway in chalk. Reflecting back, I can’t quite pinpoint how it started or how the idea came to me. The genesis of it is long forgotten. But over the last 17 months, weather-permitting, I have consistently taken to the driveway to leave messages…

Lost and Found?

Last week, I had the pleasure of being in Arkansas to visit with my daughter and soon to be son-in-law. They just bought their first house and are getting married in 6 short weeks. While there, I had the opportunity to help with a little planning, meet with the wedding planners and just get a…

The Re-Ordering of Life

Wowza! Last week was full of challenges, sharp edges, tender spots prodded. At first, I was lamenting why this was happening to me and why many life situations seemed at tipping points. I wish I could tell you exactly how or why this perspective shifted for me suddenly, probably the result of reading many self-help…

Wasting Time

This month we are talking about waste and while we are focusing our attention on the “green” side of waste, I keep thinking about time and how NOT to waste it. Perhaps it’s because with each passing month, this year seems to gain momentum and after the last year it feels like we are somehow…