Never Thought I'd Be An Elderly Primigravida But Here I Am...

Elderly Primigravida. Sounds kind of intimidating and a little scary. Me, elderly? Common! But that's the category I fall into with my first pregnancy. I was 35 at conception and I'm turning 36 during my pregnancy....more

Spring in your Step

Everyone by now is seeing the signs of spring. This is the time to notice the freshness of the weather and new beginnings. So, we decided to take on a new project…re-landscaping the backyard. A start of something new and a creation of an outdoor sanctuary. The plants have seen better days and we just needed to spruce up and accent the existing trees and a new lawn. So far, so good and the replanting is going well....more

But I’ve known him/her forever…well sometimes forever ends quicker than usual

This has been a topic that has been running in and out of my brain for a while now. People place so much on two things when it comes to friendship. Like I said anything I say is my opinion if you don’t agree please feel free to comment....more

how i know i'm "old"

Thanks for all the sweet and supportive comments on my Monday post about the (vague) crappy crap going on with me right now. You guys are awesome! And even though I have some not so fun stuff going on, I want this blog to not be a debbie downer pity party. So onto the reasons I know I'm "old." ...more

The Unconventional Guide to Judging People

What does judge mean? “Judge: verb (used with object), judged, judg·ing. To form a judgment or opinion; decide upon critically. You can’t judge a book by its cover.” Often we try not to judge. This seems silly when we encourage our children to use their critical thinking skills in decision making. In other words, judging people, places and things is a necessary part of life....more
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I Quit My Brand-New Job

About a week ago, I found myself at a crossroad. I had just started a brand new job and was already asking myself, "Should I stay or should I go"?...more
Thinking of what was best for you, which is what we all should be doing! We are in control of ...more

Find The Spring In Your Step

Did the winter weather get you down?  It is time to find that pep in your step and get back out there.  Spring is here and there is so much to do lift your spirits.Spring into Action...more

Weekly Photo Challenge: Reflections

R&R: Ripples and Reflections This is my first time participating in a photo challenge but I immediately knew what I wanted to write after reading the guidelines.  Here is the post:...more

If You Dream It, You Can Achieve It

     Why am I writing this? Why am I writing this on a blog site? Because I have a lot to say and I decided that someone may just want to hear what I have to say, so here goes, my first blog....more

The honeymoon phase