I am under a lot of stress.
My daughter-in-law has stage 4 cancer.
I started a new job recently which is not going well. I lost my job…
It is cold outside.
I think people need to celebrate the positive.
There are issues.
Let’s tackle them together as opposed to ‘he said, she said.’
And how do we get back to focusing on growth?
That is what everyone in this business wants.
~Maria Kaplowitz, 4A’s CEO, speaking to Ad Age.
You don’t have to be in the business world to do positive, good work.
In our instituations, government and social arenas, there is work to be done.
It’s easy to be sidelined by the negativity that seems so prevalent today.
I plan to keep my eye on the ball and move down the field.
Everything I have ever done as your Mother was out of love for you.
I made mistakes but they were unintentional.
I have always wanted what was good and right for you.
I am sorry if that was not enough. I am sorry if I disappointed you.
I am sorry if I was not the Mother that you thought I should be.
However, I know that I did my best. Continue reading “Don’t Blame Other People”
Long before I decided to date again, I was warned about men who were looking for “a nurse and a purse”. Continue reading “A Nurse & A Purse…Beware!”
I find that if I can do just these two things, I normally will have a productive, satisfying day. Continue reading “A Simple Work Ethic”
As a daily walker, I find many rewards. Simple pleasures.
First, of course, being outdoors in nature. Even in the rain it is refreshing and restorative.
Then, the sights along the way. Vignettes of beauty in flowers, rocks, trees. Continue reading “Words from my neighbor”
Age is merely the number of years the world has been enjoying you!
I can’t remember where I found this little quote.
I placed it on my kitchen counter and look at it occasionally.
It makes me smile.
I like this view of aging.
She’s a bitch.
I don’t like her. I try to avoid her.
Yet, this woman taught me something valuable. Continue reading “No time for this!”