2018 Christmas Cookie

I love baking Christmas cookies, and sharing them with my friends and loved ones makes it even better. Last year I shared my Pistachio Cooking recipe with you, along with a treasured memory with Captain Joel – look back at last year’s Magical cookie post. This year the spotlight is on Sweet Pea Girlfriend (Joel’s … More 2018 Christmas Cookie

Resilience II

  Ah…another week of trying to be resilient…or at least aware of my resilience. I had a great discussion with Fashionista daughter (who is staying with us temporarily) and Hero Husband, and gathered their thoughts on resilience. We talked about what creates resilience , and what hampers, or destroys it.  Here’s our results: Resilience Igniters: … More Resilience II

Resilience

I have fallen in love with the idea of RESILIENCE. I find myself  hungry for it – I want to put it on as an overcoat to protect my emotions. I want to be a woman who can withstand whatever life throws at her. I want to see obstacles as opportunities. I want to be … More Resilience