Joy to Your World

I have this decorative sign on our wall in the kitchen here in Buffalo.  I see it morning as I am brewing my English Breakfast tea. It is a great reminder because just seeing that word causes me to pause and think for a moment. It catapults me into the present moment...

Happy Father’s Day!!!

 This is my dad who crossed over 10 years ago.  I honor him today and all the other fathers out there old and young. Thanks for being my dad, all things that you taught me, and loving me the best way you could.  Sending a hug up to Heaven!  Happy Father’s Day...

What Have I Learned?

This has been quite a few days. Beginning with the shooting of Christina Grimmie, followed by the attack at Pulse nightclub and ending with the death of a 2 year old boy in Disney World when he was dragged into the water by an alligator. Other than being extremely...

Happy Birthday Anthony!

Dear Anthony, I want to thank you for coming into our lives. Five years ago today you came into this world and although you never drew a breath we could feel your love and the sacrifice you made.   You saved your mommy’s, our daughter’s life and for that we will...

Happy Random Acts of Kindness Day!

“There are three things in human life that are important. The first is being kind.  The second is being kind.  The third is being kind.”  Henry James Small acts of kindness sprinkled throughout your day can make all the difference.  I mention this because sometimes we...

Happy Valentine’s Day!

Chocolates, flowers, and jewelry.  All of my Taurus heart’s favorite things.  What is not to like about Valentine’s Day?!  Although I do have a Valentine sweetie sometimes it is fun to surprise myself with a little something special on Valentine’s Day.  I learned this...