Midlife during the Pandemic

Midlife during the Pandemic

I’m still over here, living my life in a mountain town, wondering how you are doing? I wish you resilience, grit, courage, and peace as we move forward together. We are all in a different boat swimming in the same ocean – looking toward the end of 2020! My...
To Dye or Not to Dye

To Dye or Not to Dye

I’ve worn make up since I was old enough to give it a try, dyed my hair for decades and like to get my nails done professionally.  So, you know how all that is working for me right now! The current break from it has given me a chance to think about why I choose to do...
Comfort is fickle

Comfort is fickle

Comfort is a fickle mistress. She can seduce us into thinking that being with her is OK, demanding more& more of our time until we become firmly enmeshed in her clutch. Because she’s easy we may be lulled into the false sense of a meaningful relationshipwhile we...
What’s Stuck & What’s a Soulful Pause?

What’s Stuck & What’s a Soulful Pause?

When we have arrived at the question, the answer is already near. – Ralph Waldo Emerson But what if you don’t know what the question is, Dear One? What to do if you feel like you’re living in a fog, uncertain of your next step? What to do if you’re stuck in a rut,...
How not to become a Grumpy ‘Ol Lady

How not to become a Grumpy ‘Ol Lady

I am on a mission not to become a grumpy old lady. I have decided to make this my life’s work and it is not an easy assignment! I want my natural default pathway to be one of strength, calmness and peace, regardless of what is going on around me. OK you can stop...
The Universal Law of Hard Before Easy

The Universal Law of Hard Before Easy

It was an intense day filled with challenging stuff. I wasn’t looking forward to it, to say the least. I had every minute of my morning planned so I would arrive on time & bring my calm, kick-ass self! Then, then, then… I was required to clean up a small mess on...