Category Archives: Day to Day

Guilt and Regret: Lessons in Death

A week ago yesterday morning I received news that my mom’s brother, Uncle George, had passed away two days prior, on Sunday, finally succumbing to his liver cancer.  I’ve written about Uncle George before.  He lived life fast and hard in … Continue reading

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10 Day Water Challenge – Days 1 Through 5 – Half Way There!

Five days ago I blogged and said that I would try and make a blog entry for each day of my 10 Day Water Challenge.  Well today is the end of Day 5 and it’s the first time I’ve gotten to … Continue reading

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10 Day Water Challenge

After a weekend full of dinner and drinks and a concert on Saturday and more food and tons of wine at a bridal shower on Sunday, Monday is both a good and bad day to start my 10 day water … Continue reading

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Perspective

I have been feeling rather reflective lately, and as such I’ve come to realize that as people, as humans, we need to be open to learning from others, to listening to others’ experiences.  Everyone has something to share, whether they … Continue reading

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Deep Thoughts by Uncle George

My uncle called tonight.  I learned a little bit more about him, and he awed me with his deep thoughts. My mom always says that he’s one of the smartest people she knows.  He’s incredibly intelligent….and as such I guess … Continue reading

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Random Discovery Conversation of the Day

Me: You know what I discovered today? A: What? Me: If you use lotion on a regular basis, your skin is soft….and not dry. A: *stares at me with look of disbelief* Me: *nods* A: You just now discovered this? … Continue reading

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Lest We Forget

November 11.  Veterans Day.  Armistice Day.  Remembrance Day.  The name is dependent upon in which country you live.  The meaning, however, is universal.  A day to remember those who have gone before us, who have given the ultimate sacrifice, who … Continue reading

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