The Day You Plant The Seed- Is NOT The Day You Eat The Fruit

Good Afternoon People, I hope this dryer weather finds you able to enjoy the outdoors and the sunshine. My garden sure has appreciated all this sun as you may recall it was under water due to our extremely floody spring and early summer. With some early morning care and a little sweat it is starting to not look…

Monday Motivation- LET’SS GOOOO

Good Afternoon Beautiful People, I was searching for some Monday Motivation and stumbled on a Tony Robbins video and in it contained such a calling assignment. It’s an assignment I of course started immediately writing as many powerful sentences as fast as my hands could scribble some-what-legibly.  I thought it was so powerful that I wanted…

We GOT PAID To Lose Weight

Good Afternoon Beautiful People. We are 12 days into this shopping ban … and the hubby and I recently.. returned from a vacation- the irony.   However, please pause here to allow me to share some back story. If you read my previous post ‘A Year of Less: Day One’ you know that I (and the spouse) are going…

Today I Wrote My Eulogy

Good Morning Beautiful People, As the saying goes ‘the early bird gets the worm’.. and since giving up booze, processed food, and now non essential shopping (which you can read about in my previous blog ‘A Year of Less-Day One’) my replacement in their place has been exercise: more specifically long runs fueled by early bed…

A Year Of Less : Day One

Good Morning Lovely Readers: Our summer nights have been filled with baseball and chill evenings. After our littles go to bed I can be found coloring with a mocktail or reading one of the latest self help/ improvement books I’ve requested from the library. A particular book that I finished this week was entitled ‘A…

Summer Time.. And The Living Is.. Hard On A Momma

Good Morning Lovely People- It’s still raining here in Kansas- but thankfully no Tornados today so far… We had one hit a little too close to home this week — like- literally in this picture from my back deck you can see a tornado touched down in a town 15 miles away (look just left…

And Some Days.. You Must Bring Your Own Sunshine

It has been rain.. rain… raining here in Kansas: and this kind of weather forces you more than ever to bring your own sunshine. That made me reflect on how life can sort of be like the weather:  you wake up- motivated– ready to crush it ..only to take a couple steps outside your door and…