Ash Wednesday

I woke up this morning remembering it was Ash Wednesday, the first day of Lent.  It has been quite a long time since I visited a Catholic Church for a Mass.  Other than attending weddings or funerals I have not felt a need or pull to go. But for some reason this...

Fabulous Friday

Our magical week is getting close to the end so we have to pull out all the stops for the weekend.  Here and now plan a weekend that is going to be packed with things you love to do.  See a movie, sit down with a great book, have friends over.  Anything and everything...

Happy Birthday Mom!

This picture is of my mom at my sister’s wedding.  When I see her I see her young like this and not at the 86 years she was when she crossed over almost 4 years ago. I can honestly say that not a day goes by that I don’t think of her.  She had an issue with sneezing...

Hermitting

“Sometimes being with yourself is the best company.” Susan Dintino You are probably wondering what the heck hermitting means. Well it is one of those poetic license things us authors use and basically a word that I have made up. It means to be with yourself by choice...

Morning Intention

Every morning while I was in Sedona I went to the Grotto pictured above to set my intention for the day. The picture does not do the sublime beauty of the room justice. It had a circular natural wooden bench and the floor is the red soil of Sedona. A fountain flows in...

First Monday of 2016

The first Monday of the New Year…how’s it going so far? Well, my mantra Let It Go…complete with the lyrics from the Frozen movie song has been put to good use. Taking it one day at a time too. So far so good. Bring it on...