What an honour and a surprise it was to be recognized and nominated for my blog! I was given this Liebster Award by Modern Dad Pages. Thank you very much! I owe you a double double.
Throughout your lifetime, you have probably had many mentors. You may not have recognized them as such, but guidance counsellors, sports coaches, and career managers are all types of mentors. If you are planning for retirement, you may also have a financial planner.
I love to travel. It’s exciting from the moment you decide to take a trip. Half the fun is doing your research on-line, making a list of attractions you would like to see and planning where you will stay. But you never truly know a place unless you step outside the tourist areas and connect […]
I have wanted to transfer my blog from WordPress.com to WordPress.org for awhile now. The more I read, the more I knew I had to do it. I just didn’t know if I could do it on my own. Well last night, I took the plunge and officially clicked the “live” button on my new, […]
This is my second kick at the cat. My first marriage ended after 16 years. In all honesty, I never thought I would do it again. I had my children. I was happy with my life and career. For once, I was in total control and I liked that. I didn’t have to get someone […]
At the end of every school year, students will compile their summer to do list. Traveling is usually at the top as well as some concerts or new experiences like rock climbing or hand gliding. But when the end of August rolls around, they are filled with regret that they have barely crossed anything off and have wasted all […]
Are you going thru a midlife crisis? Don’t let it be a disaster. Avoid these symptoms and you can look forward to happily entering your middle age.
Gently used is nothing new to me. I am the youngest of 4 children, so wearing second-hand clothing, or hand-me-downs, was just a way of life when I was growing up. Especially clothing for special occasions. I think all of us girls had the same dress for our first communions.
I have spent a ton of money and vast amounts of time in drive-thrus to get my favourite summer indulgence. They should see a huge dip in sales now that I have found out how to make my own ice cappuccino at home!
The season is finally changing. The sun is shinning. The days and nights are getting warmer. From the black depths of your closet you wake your summer wardrobe from hibernation. You are looking forward to getting out of the heavy and black clothes of winter and oh so ready to wear tanks and shorts and […]