Cherish the Time – For Real

As Christmas approaches, I’m reflecting on the fabulous Thanksgiving holiday full of food, family, laughter and love that I had with my family. It was crystal clear to me that times like this are to be cherished.  Moments of happiness aren't to be taken for granted, because in a heartbeat life can permanently change.  Accidents, … Continue reading Cherish the Time – For Real

Cherish The Time

There's a universal law that never changes...time marches on.   As I've just had a fabulous Thanksgiving holiday full of food, family, laughter and love, it was crystal clear to me that times like this are to be cherished.  Moments of happiness aren't to be taken for granted, because in a heartbeat life can permanently change.  … Continue reading Cherish The Time

The Power of Gratefulness

As we approach Thanksgiving and the holiday season, it's a good time for reflection on Gratefulness. I'm so grateful and thankful for God's grace.  Family and friends are gathering to share bonds of love.  So much is happening in the world today that could be otherwise for me, you and countless others.  The daily news … Continue reading The Power of Gratefulness

Stretch Yourself – Good for Your Body and Mind

This summer I hurt my shoulder, and couldn't lift heavy weights.  I had to adjust my fitness routine to a different pace.  One of my BFFs from grade school days, Lydia, came to visit, and she's a yoga enthusiast at 65.  Looks great.  During her visit, she got on the floor and stretched for 15 … Continue reading Stretch Yourself – Good for Your Body and Mind

Tap Into Your Juice

It's interesting.  This process of Sizzling.  To me, it is so much more than how I look.  It's how I feel about my life, and the many aspects of it.  You see, there's is so much to live for.  It's about consistently making the decision to step toward the good.  Step toward God's gifts inside … Continue reading Tap Into Your Juice

Shift Happens

There comes a time. At each stage of life, you shift.   Priorities, plans, dreams.  You rearrange the chairs on the deck to fit the motion of the ocean.  Always pressing on, but pressing in a different way.  You sail on while things calibrate, energy moves, and then exciting horizons can appear.  I'm shifting gears now.  … Continue reading Shift Happens

The Resilient Power of Friendship

Last week, I lost a dear friend.  Ken Smikle, the husband of one of my closest friends, Renee Ferguson.  A remarkable man, marketing industry pioneer and part of a great couple.  Our children grew up together, and we have spent many years sharing our lives, loves, business ideas, successes, losses, joys, tears--and much, much laughter. … Continue reading The Resilient Power of Friendship