Sitting Here…

Sitting Here…

Today as I am sitting here waiting for Hurricane Lane to pass, the song by Jimmy Cliff, Sitting in Limbo came to mind. I knew a few of the lyrics but when I decided this would be a good blog topic and actually read them all, they provided even more reflection than I...
Things That Matter

Things That Matter

Memories – When I recall memories of my youth, thankfully there are more friends than activities. And even more gratitude arises as I contemplate that those good friends are still a part of my life. My memories also include those wonderful times spent with my...
Long Life

Long Life

As I celebrated with my mother on her 87th birthday this week, I thought aging might be a good topic to write about. I am first reminded by my mother that “aging is not for sissies”, but then started to wonder why we have the perception that aging is such...
It’s Not All About the Stuff

It’s Not All About the Stuff

While it is easy this time of year, with all the gift giving and receiving, to get caught up in our commercialized world, I want to take a moment to focus on the greatest gift of all – LOVE. I am so privileged to have the love of family and friends surround me...
More About Friends

More About Friends

For all the friends who have touched my life, I am so very grateful. “A true friend laughs at your stories even when they’re not so good, and sympathizes with your troubles even when they’re not so bad.”  ~ Irish proverb “A real friend...