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Be a Thermostat, Not a Thermometer

This post is filed under: Emotional Well-Being, Health & Wellness, Reinvention, Self Esteem

“I have the choice of being constantly active and happy or introspectively passive and sad. Or I can go mad by ricocheting in between.”  – Sylvia Plath Everyone on the ... (read more)

 A Dead End Turn Around

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What was I thinking? After a few years out of the nursing profession, I decided it would be a good idea to take a refresher course and get a job ... (read more)

Roll like a Duck

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Photo Courtesy Myra Brizendine-Wilson-All Rights Reserved Ducks never feel wet. Although they spend most of their time in lakes, ponds and rivers, ducks never seem to need someone to throw them a ... (read more)

The Emergence of a new Season

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As this year’s freezing weather stretched on and on -- and it continues to stretch on in some regions – I often heard people speaking wistfully about places that don’t ... (read more)

Baby, It’s Cold Outside

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As temperatures plummet and the news is filled with reports of fierce winter storms up north, I find myself humming the old song, “Baby, It’s Cold Outside.”  My favorite version ... (read more)

My Blogaversary & my (BHAG) Big Hairy Audacious Goal

This post is filed under: Blog Hop, Book Review, Fun & Adventure, Midlife, Midlifestylers, Over iT, Passion & Purpose, Reinvention, Relationships

Just two short years ago I began a blog. Technically this is my Blogaversary!  I’ve had so much fun these past few years writing and have enjoyed the encouragement and ... (read more)

One Super Busy Thankful Lady?

This post is filed under: Emotional Well-Being, Fun & Adventure, Health & Wellness, Healthy Eating, Holidays, Midlife, Midlifestylers, New Book, Over iT, Passion & Purpose, Reinvention, Relationships, Soul & Spirit

Today I realized that there are only 7 more weeks left in 2014. Where did time go? It definitely has wings and often moves like a tornado.  The vibrant autumn ... (read more)

Shape-Shifting Halloween & The Female Body

This post is filed under: Emotional Well-Being, Exercise, Fun & Adventure, Health & Wellness, Healthy mind, Holidays, Midlife, Midlifestylers, New Book, Over iT, Passion & Purpose, Reinvention, Relationships, Soul & Spirit

As Halloween approaches I’ve decided that I don’t need to run out to the costume store. I already have a new costume.  My body is creating one for me right ... (read more)

Fall into a new season of life

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Fall is my favorite season. I love the autumn colors, falling leaves, pumpkin patches, and cooler weather. For two years, I lived in warmer climate, where there was hardly any change ... (read more)

The Girlfriend’s Perfect Autumn Getaway

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When my friend Linda and I checked into the Old Edwards Inn and Spa, I knew we had found The Perfect Autumn, Girlfriend’s Get-Away. When we checked in we were ... (read more)

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