Weekly Photo Challenge: Ready, Set, Live.


“We are always getting ready to live, but never living” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson Within this smile, is a spirit that is in fact living and ready for anything that comes its way. Little E inspires me everyday to look … Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Ready, Set, Live.

Can you be burned out and still be inspired?


This is what I am asking myself right now?  Recently, I have been pushing hard, burning the candle at both ends and in the middle and I am tired.  Or maybe it’s burned out.  As I headed  around the blogosphere the past few days to visit other bloggers who I enjoy reading, many of their posts echo of feeling tired, overwhelmed, burnt out. I guess there is comfort in knowing I am not alone and that became oh so much more clear to me this morning. As you probably know, for you have seen the buttons that linger at the … Continue reading Can you be burned out and still be inspired?

A Balancing Act with a “Mayonnaise Jar & 2 Beers”


This post is by no means original, but it’s worth repeating as we all swirl around in our busy lives, prioritizing, juggling and re-prioritizing.  What’s also lovely about this post, is that my friend K, one of the G8 (my … Continue reading A Balancing Act with a “Mayonnaise Jar & 2 Beers”

I may not see air travel the same way again, but I will see the bigger picture.


I believe that everything happens for a reason. People change so that you can learn to let go, things go wrong so that you appreciate them when they’re right, you believe lies so you eventually learn to trust no one … Continue reading I may not see air travel the same way again, but I will see the bigger picture.

Building community spirits one dress at a time: “Mynewfavoriteweek’ly Inspiration.”


“Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.” ~  Leo F. … Continue reading Building community spirits one dress at a time: “Mynewfavoriteweek’ly Inspiration.”