One of my best friends and I have a thing we call Five Good Things, or 5GT, along the lines of "glass half full".
It HELPS, when things really suck, because it makes you see the positive, despite overwhelming evidence otherwise! It makes y... Read more
I heard this YEARS ago on a local radio station, and, granted, I haven't done a lot to research the artist (much to my chagrin), since then it's always on one of my run or walk playlists, because I find it so uplifting. And, much to my surprise,... Read more
When I was full-blown sick, I could *NOT* stay up til even 10 p.m., which was completely unlike me. Now that I'm on the mend, I'm staying up just to have my "me time", a.k.a. "I can complete a train of thought without being constantly interrupte... Read more
I'm sure there will be more end-of-world things to mention tomorrow, especially since it's my Anniversary and Christmas is near, and my children are fussy. It is, indeed the Perfect Storm. (Or the Mayan Apocalypse, take your pick.)
Oh, also... Read more
Perhaps I have a lot of strange cookies on my computer, but I did a gift search on Amazon titled "practical gifts for grandma", and boy, did I get a lot of search results that were inappropriate for my Mom!!!
(try it)... Read more
Or, heretofore known as 5GT, when I'm even more tired than I am at this moment. (but, I'm stubborn as heck and have decided I will be blogging again, come what may)
1) Eldest brought home his new instrument for band (a baritone, which to me... Read more