Post-Pandemic Myopia

If there’s one thing the pandemic has taught me, it is how much I missed in-person human interaction. I mean, Zoom was a thing we used to stay connected throughout it all and Zoom is quite amazing. If this would have happened 20 years ago, for example, we wouldn’t have had the gift of Zoom. … Read more

Manage Holiday Stress

Every year I go through the stress of the holidays. It’s all the extra planning, shopping, decorating, social events, cooking, cleaning, and working (I work part-time, but still) during the holiday season that gets to me. My to-do list is always long. And, I must admit it’s the stress of wanting to make everything just … Read more

My Personal Sanctuary

My zodiac sign is Cancer, and whether or not you believe in that stuff, I can tell you that the definition of my sign is right on. “They love to create cozy, safe spaces that serve as their personal sanctuaries, then spend lots of time in them.” Once I create my cozy space, I never … Read more

Speaking Of Change

What does change mean to you? For me, it’s when I know I need to change my situation, my expectations in life. And no matter whether these changes seem good or bad, I know I will learn something new. I believe that “change is good”. I think that external change makes me more flexible, more … Read more

No One Is You

I want to start this post with an inspiring quote. Walking Through Life As Women has used this quote before, and it has always struck a chord in me.  “no one is you and that is your power” For me, this means that the most important thing you could do for your health and sanity … Read more

Why Do I Think About Sex?

I will be 55 in June, and I can tell you I think about sex A LOT. I find my mind drifting during the day to having intimate relations with a partner. I enjoy exploring new ways to make it more exciting, expanding my repertoire and abilities on pleasing my partner and ways he can … Read more

My 2020 Life Lesson

I remember saying at the beginning of 2020, “This is going to be an amazing, great year! This is my year!” Now, if there ever was a year to put to bed, it is 2020! It’s a year that has caused me, along with so many others, to have a level of anxiety. This anxiety … Read more

Best Piece Of Advice

The topic for this post came to mind because I was thinking about all the great advice I’ve received over the years. From listening to your intuition, being present, to meditating, and more. I have to say that the best advice I’ve received was from a dear friend of mine and it was — write … Read more

What Do I Need To Improve?

I would definitely say that there’s room for improvement…for myself and my life. And, since we’re all staying home and trying to get through this pandemic, I can’t think of a better time to try and make some positive changes. I don’t need to completely overhaul my life, maybe just a couple of things to … Read more

Personal Insecurities

We had our second Women Helping Others Advance (WHOA) meeting this past Sunday and it was wonderful. Everyone was involved in the discussion and a lot of great information was exchanged by all. The topic for the evening was personal insecurities. We talked about how most of us feel insecure sometimes, and that some of … Read more