Stay Younger Longer

I believe that having a youthful attitude toward life influences our health, happiness, friendships, attitudes, and lives in general. I have been accused of being a bit of a goofball in the past and occasionally now. But I think that ability to be silly sometimes has helped to disguise my aging face and body into … More Stay Younger Longer

Never Enough?

Have you ever felt like you never had enough of something? I frequently felt like I never measured up to the other kids in school when I was young. I didn’t have nice enough clothes, long enough hair, thick enough hair, good enough grades, enough time to do what had to be done. Where did … More Never Enough?

Ch-Ch-Ch-Changes

For many of us middle aged women a lot of changes take place which require some adaptive strategies. Some of us have physical problems that limit our activities or productivity at our jobs. Some lose our spouses to divorce, menopause, or changes from illness or even death. We all deal with these experiences sooner or … More Ch-Ch-Ch-Changes

Rescue the Rescuer!

After being a compulsive rescuer all of my life, and now having no one to rescue constantly or even monthly, what do I do????? I retired in 2010 after 37 years of nursing. Rescuing is in my blood! My mother was a nursing student during World War II. Being the oldest girl of four kids … More Rescue the Rescuer!

I Love Trees

I am, and have been for a long time a “tree hugger.” Being a teenager in the 60s, I was a “flower child” of sorts. I loved living things and nature.  I have always had a special bond with trees. Trees are a life form I love and respect. These sentinels of nature have “seen” history … More I Love Trees