Technology Overload

When I was a kid, there were no cell phones or computers. We entertained ourselves by playing outside, reading books, or listening to music on the record player. It was a treat to watch television, but honestly, it was more fun to go exploring, climbing trees or riding your bike.  Life was simple, I had … Read more

Choose Your Words Wisely

Once those syllables come out of your mouth, they can’t be retracted.  Oh sure you can apologize, but what you said can never be unheard. Your only hope is that the person hearing it forgives you and you can move on. When a child is born the parents wait patiently for the first word…will it … Read more

Look Out The Window

We’ve all heard the expressions “stop and smell the roses” and “life is too short.” They both refer to living your life with a deeper appreciation of people and the world around you. They’re reminders to slow down, to notice the little things, to not take things for granted, and to be present. When I … Read more