Make Today Count

You know the old saying, “No success can compensate for failure in the home?”  That admonition has given me pause on many, many occasions, and kept me going back time and again to embracing my role as a wife and mother and community leader over and over again. Taken one way, it can kind of […]

Worthy of Help

  It’s risky business being human isn’t it? And working on making real and lasting connections with others can be tricky and a bit worrisome! Do you find that you’re going about your life, doing pretty well and then all of a sudden you find that you need help with something? Do you freeze and […]

Time Blocking Wisdom

“Perhaps the most valuable result of all education is the ability to make yourself do the thing you have to do, when it ought to be done, whether you like it or not.” Thomas Henry Huxley  

Rewire Your Circuits

Our thoughts fly!  They fly so fast we can’t comprehend it! And those thoughts create pathways.  Neural pathways that then become conditioned responses.  In other words, if you have the same response over and over, pretty soon, you don’t even think about how to respond, you just automatically respond with feeling a certain way. And […]

Daisy’s Cashew Crunch

Do you recall this recipe from some months ago? I finally bought cashews and managed to save some from getting eaten long enough to make these! First a couple of things I learned: The cashews would be better in small pieces. Having them in halves made it a bit too chunky and hard to spread. […]