LAUGHTER........MAKING IT A DAILY HABIT.....

LAUGHTER......I truly got to thinking about individual laughs this morning.......How almost everyone has their own unique laugh......A good laugh is so memorable and so unique.......A great laugh is so missed when it is no longer around......A great laugh shared can simply be one of the best things in life........Yes, laughter can truly be the best medicine in life.......more

YOU HAVE A FRIEND REQUEST........When The Past Comes Back To Greet You.......Digging into the Past....Is it worth it?

OK, so I am as guilty as the next person on Social Media......I too wanted to look up my high school boyfriend from days gone by.......I wanted to find some old friends that we drifted apart and had lost contact for many years.......I wanted to connect with those relatives that I simply could not stand in person, but thought perhaps I would like on social media.....Yes, I too wanted to "dig into the past...." Mainly out of curiosity I must  admit.......more

CRAZY PEOPLE.....May Not Be All That Crazy.....

Crazy People seem to be all around......No I am not talking about a psycho out there stalking people......I am talking about those people who seem to come up with ideas that are quite a bit "out of the box...." or perhaps a person pursuing a dream that they have held dearly in their heart.......going against the normal flow of status quo.....Those kinds of crazy people are what I am talking about.....I simply love to watch what they are doing........more

2ND CHANCES IN LIFE........Are For Those Who Missed The Boat The First Time Around....

2ND CHANCES......Those opportunities life hands us when we think our opportunities are over......2ND CHANCES are like gold......They don't come around everyday.......Many people miss their first opportunity due to a variety of reasons......Missing that first opportunity can make one feel devastated......thinking that there will never be an opportunity again to achieve one's dream.......That is why I believe God created 2nd Chances........more

A Happy Life

Participating in 100 Happy Days has created a pleasant habit of thinking, being aware of & wanting to share some happy moments in my day.  I decided tonight to go back to BlogHer.com to write a post via the blog site to help me get back into writing daily (beyond my happy posts).  So here goes....more

New Beginnings

Once in a while life presents itself with the opportunities of new beginnings.  Even though they often come along with a certain amount of pain. But, heck you know the saying, "no pain, no gain" and there is sure plenty to gain when we give ourselves a chance....more

Mama Jeklyll & Mama Hyde

Just writing this post makes me feel unloyal to the core. That's how mixed up I am right now.Now, now I'm not about to write about infedility or any extramarital affair for sure.  However, I certainly feel unloyal about writing about my nefarious mother in law after almost three decades married to her first born.  ...more

5 things you can do to be happy

Do you ever wish you held the secret for being happy for the majority of the time? Did anyone teach you how to be happy?Admit it, you may have at times found yourself feeling sorry for yourself, bored, scared, unfulfilled, envious, frustrated, even angry.Do you wish you could feel content and at peace with life most of the time? The truth is you can and it's simpler than you thought.Or wait, no, I guess what I meant to write was, it's harder than you thought....more

THE ALMOSTS THAT NEVER HAPPENED... SHIPS IN PASSING....LIVE READY....ANCHORS....WHEN A DOOR CLOSES....CON ARTISTS.....DIAGNOSIS

 SHIPS IN PASSING......TRYING TO CONNECT…..Ships in the Night it often seems like….Ships passing each other but no real way to connect.  It can seem so difficult to make that intial contact with someone you see from a glance, distance, or just oh so briefly. Savyy connectors are people who simply know the art of CONNECTING…...more