A Belated Happy Birthday to Elbert Williams
#FlashbackFridays Originally published on January 23, 2013 For the past 15 years, it has been virtually impossible to go and visit my grandma without seeing "Grandma Jennie". Not only was she often outside or in the lobby when we arrived, she would often strategically need to open her door for something just as we hit … Continue reading Happy Birthday, Mr. President!
Photo courtesy of: Quadell How many times have you heard or read the words 'thank you' this week? Better yet, how many times a day do you say, write, or type 'thank you'? Probably hundreds. It is one of the first phrases babies learn how to say and one that we never stop using. Originating in the … Continue reading Thankful Thursdays: Keep Your Thank You’s Fresh
It would be hard to have a conversation about success without mentioning Dick Clark. He is revered for his contributions to the music industry, but he was a lot more. He wasn't the world's oldest teenager for nothing. That connection with what is current while being respectful of what's happened before as well as his … Continue reading Rest in Peace Dick Clark
Where Did the Week Go? I can't believe it's Wednesday! There was Friday. Friday morphed into Memorial Day. Then Memorial Day became Wednesday. At least that's how I remember it. Luckily, I have been using DailyMile.com to track my workouts. Last week, after I realized I was stuck at the same 6 pound weight loss … Continue reading Be Honest With Yourself
I have never been able to fit within the box. Never. But, in the last few years, I have started to embrace that. A few years ago, I spent much of 2009 grieving people and commitments that I had planned to be a part of my life forever. During this time, I found healing for current and … Continue reading New Year, Another Calendar, Different Goals