Crippling Fear

Our poor, little dog.. It had been over an hour of thunder and lightening yesterday afternoon and she was completely exhausted from all the shaking and fretting. When it storms, Daisy is inconsolable; she runs from room to room looking out windows.. won’t be held.. won’t be calmed. She’s gotta get through it ‘her way’…

The Great Park Ranger

My husband and I took a long bike ride through “old Florida” yesterday.. Miles and miles of sandy trails seemed to unfurl before our eyes leading us through ever changing landscapes like a meandering maze. Each time we came to an intersection, we just peddled wherever we felt led to go. I never once worried…

What did I learn this week?

This week I learned something about conquering fear. Fear grows best in the musty corners of our imagination when we face uncertainty and the unknown. On Monday as I sat in a chair at the imaging center waiting to be called in for my annual mammogram, I felt the usual wave of uncertainty but it…

Clarity..

You can’t just sit around hoping life’s answers will fall out of the sky and land in your lap.

You Go Girl!

I saw this woman’s picture online and immediately went to her instagram page. How on earth could a 57 year old woman look SO YOUNG??? Within minutes, I was watching her delightful YOU-TUBE tutorial on applying make-up.   One thing’s for sure, I will NEVER wear (or own) that much make-up but no matter, it…

It’s just hair..

My hair stylist asked me if I was 100% sure.. “we’ll be cutting off a lot here” she warned. For a second, I got nervous.. but I mean c’mon, it’s just HAIR (!!) and mine had gotten so long all I’d been doing was wearing pony tails..like every day. I asked her why she was…