Tag: birthdays

Dance Anyway

I just had a birthday but they say it’s been a year so I am here standing strong a thumbs up and a cheer.   Fifteen years ago, I wrote an entry in my journal about turning 45. Soon afterward, I copied the pages…

The “CAN” Polish is Free

“Getting older is inevitable: Aging is optional” – Christine Northrup I know, I know. It’s hard sometimes to get motivated to eat right and exercise, not only our bodies, but our minds. But since I’m about to scroll down another line to hit the…

A personal announcement

As of yesterday, I’m a grandmother again! So much joy and love in this world!

Who is he?

He was a merchant, a devil, a godfather, a romancer, a blind man, leader of a drug cartel,  a bank robber, an honest cop, a research chemist exposing the tobacco industry. It’s his birthday today. He’s 77. Who is he? What “part” of him…

“Not forgiving is like drinking rat poison and then waiting for the rat to die.”

Happy Birthday, Anne Lamott! I first “met” this woman when I read Traveling Mercies. Not only did I feel the “spirit”‘ of this book, I also laughed out loud. She admitted that when she prayed, she used the F-bomb saying God didn’t care. He knew…

Addicted to Blues and more

On this day (April 7) in 1915, Billie Holiday was born in Philadelphia, PA. And this lady had a lot of blues to sing about. In 1959, She died from alcohol and heroin complications. But while she was here, she gave us her soul.

Good news and not so good

Here’s the good! I’m in Mexico with three other couples celebrating my hubbies B-Day. It’s so beautiful and the friendships are rock solid easy! Although I still have internet, I have no email access (even thru the host site) and, for some reason, the…