She Believes In Most Of Her Being That 2017 Will Be Magical…

In the conversation in her head she remarks, “I am fascinated by the new year phenomenon. Why do people place so much emphasis on the power of, and potential for, change at the outset of the new calendar  year?” Albeit, she is quickly distracted by a burning urge to ready her brand new journal to…
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Don’t Rain On My Parade Québec!

I am on the annual Oprah and Gayle pilgrimage to Québec , Canada to visit my darling grandchildren, Noah Jr. and Cortney, with my son Noah. The pilgrimage was so named long ago as an homage to Oprah Winfrey and Gayle King’s Big Adventure – a 10 day road trip from California to New York.…
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Want To Be Happier And Healthier?

I am back on my Oprah sexual health reading again.  I bounce between the sex and financial articles (which says something about me that probably requires deeper analysis by a mental health professional).  At any rate, I love the factoids I find in the little articles on Oprah’s site.  Some I find humorous and some…
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How To Really Enjoy Exercise…

I get an eclectic group of emails on my home email address from a variety of sites, retailers, organizations, and publications I follow.  There really is no telling what could end up in my email inbox on any given day.  One of the folks I hear regularly from is Oprah.  Well, probably not Oprah herself,…
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Nature And Nurture…

If you were to ask me if I camp, I would issue my standard reply – “I enjoy nature, but for me it is a day trip.”  I need the modern conveniences in life – a cozy bed, a warm shower, morning coffee, electricity, and some semblance of protection from the wild things.  And yet,…
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