Check out these unique & wonderful holiday gift ideas

November 4, 2022
'Tis the season for gift giving and if you're seeking unique gift ideas, I've got some that are sure to please. Lily Lark parasols and fans I've had a Lily-Lark...

How these easy, cheap meals beat anything processed or prep

November 2, 2022
A few months ago someone asked for $40 to pick up fast food for her family, as emergencies had tapped out her account. She wanted them to eat something "fresh."...

How to find, screen and work with a therapist

October 27, 2022
My first therapy appointment was productive and even exciting. It's a relief to know that I'm now on the right path. If you read my post, "Why I Looked for a...

When is a chance one too many chances?

October 24, 2022
Too many chances. Do I give people too many chances? I wonder, sometimes. I forgive easily. Do not hold grudges. Do not mind starting over with...

Why I looked for a therapist

October 21, 2022
I've been struggling, have you noticed? With everything. The state of the world. The losses I've experienced. My own world view. If you've been reading along, you...

Old words I love and wish we used more today

October 12, 2022
I just love some of the old words, the expressions of the past that are long gone. I've got a few below and then would love to hear yours! Malarkey. I love that word!...

Fall candles are ready to go!

October 7, 2022
I'm not sure which are my favorite scents: fall candles or holiday candles. They are all scrumptious and make the holidays come alive. It’s officially fall, so...

Why am I getting so crabby and intolerant?

October 4, 2022
Feeling pretty out of sorts and intolerant these days, and it's showing up in strange ways. Like this blog post. So be forewarned--and if you're not up for it, close...

Boomers share jukebox memories, deep thoughts and funny sto

October 2, 2022
Hey everyone! If you had any doubt Boomers are living full lives as they age, these musings, memories and funny stories will show you just how much fun they're...

A good man and the last of that generation

September 29, 2022
I called him Uncle Frank, but he wasn't actually my uncle. Although he WAS married to my favorite aunt. SHE was only related because she had been married to my...

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