The joy of sisterhood


A sister is a gift to the heart, a friend to the spirit, a golden thread to the meaning of life. — Isadora James I recently came back from a rare opportunity to spend the weekend with my sister and 2 of her dear friends from childhood. As we all laughed and talked about topics heavy and light, it reoccurred to me that sisterhood does not necessitate the same lineage and genes but rather an invisible thread that connects our hearts and minds. I consider myself very lucky to have 3 wonderful sisters. As it happens this trip was with … Continue reading The joy of sisterhood

A helping hand.


In our thoughts and in our actions this is a lovely reminder as we start the day and go into the weekend. I hope if you need it there are hands to help you, real or virtual, and if you can offer your kindness to someone else who may need it, it can surely make today your and their ‘newfavoriteday.’ Have a wonderful weekend! Image shared from Sharon Larode via Pinterest. Continue reading A helping hand.

“Sweet-heart friends.” Tell us about yours and win a beautiful ‘Sweetheart’ necklace.


I chose this quote, because to me the word sweetheart is universal. It’s about the people that remind of us of A.A. Mine’s famous words forever captured as a quote from Christopher Robin to Winnie the Pooh. Our ‘Sweethearts’ lift … Continue reading “Sweet-heart friends.” Tell us about yours and win a beautiful ‘Sweetheart’ necklace.

Worlds Collide to become Virtually Real and Really Virtual.


“Friendship isn’t a big thing – it’s a million little things.”  ~ Unknown In this day and age, worlds collide and when they do it can be for good and bad.  Bad and good. Let’s start with the good. As … Continue reading Worlds Collide to become Virtually Real and Really Virtual.

Girls just want to have fun and it’s good for the soul.


“A friend is one who knows you and loves you just the same” ~ Elbert Hubbard How can I thank you enough Cyndi Lauper for this anthem, for it could not be more true, and while fun means different things at different times in your life, often the fun is in just being with those you call your friends. Coming off our annual girls trip, where 5 of our tribe of 8 could make it, I have the bittersweet feeling you get you are reading an amazing all engrossing book (see dictionary for Twilight, also known as crack:) – yes, … Continue reading Girls just want to have fun and it’s good for the soul.

“I GOT IT!” ~ A reminder about friendship and remembering to love yourself


“In everyone’s life, at some time, our inner fire goes out. It is then burst into flame by an encounter with another human being. We should all be thankful for those people who rekindle the inner spirit.” ~ Albert Schweitzer … Continue reading “I GOT IT!” ~ A reminder about friendship and remembering to love yourself