Awesome Finds!, Tips

Teaching This Old Dog New Tricks

B.O.R.I.N.G. That’s how I was feeling as summer drew to a close. It had been  awhile since I felt like I really learned something that excited me. While I would never wish to be in High School again, as I watched my daughter load up her Back to School supplies I felt a twinge of… Continue reading Teaching This Old Dog New Tricks

Conversations with Girlfriends, Musings and Insights, Tips

Get Your *&^% Together

Last week, as I was walking my laps around the park, I was talking on the phone with my wonderful stepsister, Lisa. The reception was sketchy, so you can imagine my surprise when all I heard was “Get your &^%$ together!” “What?” I cringed back. “It’s the name of a web-site geared toward Life and… Continue reading Get Your *&^% Together

Musings and Insights, Tips

30 MindFULL Days

  According to the Jewish calendar (a Jewish calendar is lunar vs a solar calendar like the one the US and other countries use) tonight begins Elul  -- the  30 day journey to Rosh Hashana (the Jewish New Year). This is a very auspicious time for reflection and redirection. Whether or not you are Jewish,… Continue reading 30 MindFULL Days

Awesome Finds!, Creativity, Tips

Birds Eye View

It’s school break and that means lots of house time. Funny what I notice about my house after sitting in the same chair for hours. Seeing things with a new perspective can help me think that I have created something new, without spending much money. Take this drink stand I recently purchased. It just sat… Continue reading Birds Eye View