I read a book called "7 Habits of Highly Effective Families"! So, In this book, Stephen Covey compares a successful family to an airplane pilot with a flight plan. For the pilot, the flight plan identifies the destination and outlines the pat... Read more
So a strange young man approaches me as I'm getting into my vehicle at Target. He is carrying a big canvas bag. He says something to the effect of 'Hey hot mama, can I ask you a question?' ...A little startled I answer 'I don't know, can you?'.... Read more
You may think I'm crazy ... lying ... or maybe exaggerating ... but I promise I am telling you the truth when I say the following: The holidays do NOT Stress me out!
I am not rich, I have four kids, three dogs, two cats and a pretty avera... Read more
Last week a dead body was found in a field that is right by my neighborhood. This field connects my neighborhood to another one, and they recently built a road through it connecting our two neighborhoods. My daughter rides her skate board on t... Read more
"If you don't like your life, have a meeting with yourself, and think about what you have been thinking about. Instead of blaming it on everything else, have a meeting with yourself and just ask yourself if it's time for you to get rid of your s... Read more
So my daughter got me into watching the A&E Mini Series Bonnie and Clyde on t.v. And with that, had to explain a lot of history and such and so forth regarding the story.
So in case you don't know - they end up dead where the police ambus... Read more
You know who you are... and among all things, you are human.
When you find yourself working hard, but nothing seems to be going your way, sooner or later you ask yourself: Why? Why do I have to work so hard at such great cost to get what I... Read more
As promised, did a little bit of hiking today with the handsome hubby. We have a state park within 5 minutes of our neighborhood, and it is awesome because it has all kinds of trails. Some have hills, some are flat. I just love looking at all ... Read more
I'm excited because my in-laws are arriving this evening for the weekend to visit. They live in Indiana so it is good to see them. I am not even remotely ashamed to admit I hired a maid service to clean the house, eliminates stress and let's me ... Read more
Just writing it down right now: A couple of simple, clear decisions that will move you in the direction you want to go tomorrow IS often; all that your plan needs...
No one ever wrote down a plan to be fat, broke, stupid, lazy, unhappy, an... Read more
Putting this here for my own benefit so I can easily reference this to keep track of my points for my current challenge on SparkTeam San Antonio. The maximum points you can receive per week is 10. It is possible to earn up to 2 points in each of... Read more
I don't care who you are, where you are in life, whether you deem yourself successful or not ... you absolutely must read the book called 'The Compound Effect'. Seriously, it is a game changer. I wish I had read it when I was 18. I think it w... Read more
So my hubby is off work today for Veterans Day, and the kids are in school. We decided to take advantage of some alone time and went for a wonderful nature walk/meditation walk on the grounds of our Episcopalian Diocese in the heart of our city... Read more
Back from the doctor today, yet again. He wants me to cut out all caffeine, lose at least 30 pounds and come in monthly for blood work and weight checks. He says my Vit D is critically low and my testosterone is sky high. My iron levels are stea... Read more