When we decide that something has to be a certain way we create suffering and disappointment. When we have rigid views of how things should be, what others should do, and what outcomes should be, our thinking is unyielding and we often create unhappiness for ourselves. Instead of finding […]
We are camping this weekend and decided we wanted to have a little snack. I always like to keep farm-fresh organic items in the cooler. It was delicious!
I tried watercolor painting today for the second time and it was so much fun. I need to do this more often!
On October 1, 2015 I began a new diet from Wellness Mama that is basically paleo in style but I still incorporate some dairy. I love this diet. It has cured many food allergies, made my nails stronger, my hair shinier, my skin better, my mood happier, my […]
I published this article today on The Community Edge. It was definitely a fun and interesting topic to write about! Please check it out: The Ins and Outs of Cycling through Downtown Rochester
A visit to the historic Keeneland race track for the Toyota Blue Grass Stakes (a prep race that leads up to the Kentucky Derby) is a wonderful way to celebrate spring every April. Visitors don’t have to be race fans to enjoy the experience in beautiful Lexington, Kentucky. […]
Stepping out into the clear warm night under red Mars and a nearly full moon, she heard birds singing in the tree to the south. Normally you would only hear frogs, crickets and night creatures at this time of day but something had awoken the birds. Moments later […]
WRITING CONTEST Call for Entries in the Rochester Writers’ 2016 Summer Writing Contest Categories: Poetry, Michigan Memory Memoir, Micro Fiction, First Page Prizes: Cash Prizes may be awarded for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Places in each category. In addition, Best of Show will receive a complimentary pass to the Fall Rochester Writers’ Conference. Entry: Entry […]
Procrastination is easy. You think of something, you forget, you remember. It’s cyclical and potentially without end. I have been meaning to write on my blog. And now I am doing it. Daily. For 40 days. I commit to writing on this blog. I love writing and sharing with […]
WRITING CONTEST Call for Entries in the Rochester Writers’ 2016 Winter Writing Contest Prizes: 1st Place: $50.00, 2nd Place: $25.00, 3rd Place: $10.00 (awards in each category). In addition, Best of Show will receive a complimentary pass to one Rochester Writers’ Events in 2016. Deadline: February 29, 2016 Visit Rochester Writers for more details.Rochester […]