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…

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…

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…

5 Things To Incorporate When You Feel Like Your Life Is Out Of Control.

Friends.  Greetings. I counted today. in the last three weeks I’ve physically left my home 3 times- no exaggerations.  I’m beyond grateful to have a job that I have the ability to work from home a couple days of week.  However, by far the largest benefit is if the weather is not fair to travel in, I don’t feel well, or the…

How I Try To Beat The Winter Blues

It is another cold day here in Kansas- we have had 4 different snow storms and it isn’t even technically winter for 11 more days.  Now here me when I say:  I love Christmas— but I wouldn’t mind like a California version of how they celebrate it- 80 degrees – no snow- no changes in…

Today I Cried Because I Couldn’t Go To A Thrift Store

So still in Kansas- still snowing. Which reminded me of the song: ‘Oh the weather outside is frightful But the fire is so delightful And since we’ve no place to go Let it snow let it snow let it snow.’ But- here’s the thing : Today – I did have somewhere to go! My favorite…