‘Don’t hate me because I am beautiful.’We all remember the commercial, with the beautiful ex-wife of actor Steven Segal admitting her shameful secret of being beautiful, and we all thought, ‘no, we don’t hate you for that, we hate you because you have the balls to come on to national television and tell all of us women that you are beautiful, and proud of it. Today there is a new surge of women ... Read More about Pretty is as pretty does
Forgive, forget, move on. That’s probably the theme of my life; forgiveness. It’s what I do. I don’t believe in holding grudges. I don’t think it is healthy to hold onto something, letting it fester inside of you for ages until it is one big malignant mess. Because that is what a grievance becomes. A big green two-headed monster. One head you see, all nice and polite and making chit chat, ... Read More about Just let it go
So it’s Monday morning and I am sitting at my desk in my office, trying to focus on work, but something large has taken over my brain and I can’t think of anything but what’s on my mind.It all started this past weekend. David and I took off on Friday for the north Georgia mountains. Marriage is all about compromise and this weekend was no different. I had really wanted to camp, but he wanted to ... Read More about Of all the hare-brained ideas….
It’s Mother’s Day weekend. I’m a mother, most of my friends are mothers. It’s a sisterhood, a group of women united. We recognize each other in the grocery store, the sidelines of the ball field, the car-pool line and even sitting idly in traffic. Our car bumpers full of magnets, our expressions distracted, and our hair frazzled, we know each other, we nod in recognition as another belonging to ... Read More about It Takes a Mother….
"First say to yourself what you would be; and then do what you have to do."- EpictetusI must acknowledge that I am a horrible blogger. I know this because I am a horrible communicator. I get busy, entangled in everyday life on top of being a bottle it all up, keep it all inside kind of person. Because of this I don’t say anything unless I have something good to say (or wise, funny, witty…you get ... Read More about I stink at Blogging