Month: May 2013

Put the glass down and duck.

Today I am sharing something from a FaceBook Friend… By Christina Dawson A psychologist walked around a room while teaching stress management to an audience. As she raised a glass of water, everyone expected they’d be asked the “half empty or half full” question. Instead, with a smile on her face, she inquired: “How heavy…
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Memorial Day Comes Every Year

Memorial Day comes every year.  I think last year’s blog was well written, so why re-invent the wheel?  I am reposting May 25, 2012’s blog.  * Side note – It has now been eighteen months since Mohawk lost two of their own.  Our son is no longer on active duty, he is now inactive reserve.* Memorial…
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Time with your children IS important.

As Parents and Grandparents As parents many of us try to “do it right”, be the perfect parents, yada-yada.  Regardless, try as we might, most of us did not end up as the “perfect parents.”  Of course hindsight is 20-20, and as grandparents we get to give it another try.  However, it’s totally different! My…
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Emotion begets Emotion

I was wondering why some people laugh when others laugh, or cry when others cry.  I actually did a quick internet search and the topic wasn’t on the first page (or the 2nd page) of returned suggestion.  Interesting. So, last night we were watching Survivor, my husband likes it and I get drawn in, grin. …
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Over thinking it

Someone recently presented the question:  Who is someone you admire and have always wanted to meet? This came about after a networking meeting where people started talking about the famous people they had met.  I can say that I have met a few celebrities in my time, but I have never been an autograph hound…
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