Daily Blog Challenge: Day 20 – The Best Gift I Ever Received

This one is easy – I got the best gift ever just a few weeks ago. It was a late Christmas gift. Do you want to see it? Here it is: Pretty spectacular, isn’t it? The lovely shade of…brown? The slightly discolored cuffs? The missing button? I’m sure you would understand if you could smell it’s […]

Daily Blog Challenge: Day 18 – I should re-brand this as the “Several Blogs a Week Challenge”

For some truth in advertising. #honestyisthebestpolicy Today I’ve been thinking about aging (my tennis fall crash has me feeling old and vulnerable)…   …my Vespa (I feel even more timid of riding her now) and being forced to slow down – which, in my opinion, is never a bad thing. #presentineverymoment For example, right now as […]

Daily Blog Challenge: Day 15 – What Makes You Happy?

First off…what the heck? I can’t seem to stay on track with this one blog post a day thing! Here we are, it’s only the 16th and I am already off track! Grrr…#whatswrongwithme I’m amazed I was able to write a poem every single day last year – trying to keep up with this little […]

Daily Blog Challenge : Day 14 Tell Us About Your Significant Other

After my tennis wipe out on Monday I’m all messed up and out of order on my blog challenges. Maybe I hit my head too! But, because it is Valentine’s Day I am certain that today’s scheduled challenge is to tell you about my significant other. So, let me introduce you to my sweetie, Scott. #myhottiescottie […]

Daily Blog Challenge: Day 11 – What is your idea of the “perfect” day?

There are a lot of options for what makes a “perfect” day. In fact, today was a pretty good one! We slept in and then all walked to brunch  — me, the sweetie, and the kids. #familytime #goodfood #exercise Then we walked home, chilled out together in the living room for a while, laughing and […]

Daily Blog Challenge: Day 9 – What Would You Say To A Younger Version Of Yourself?

Hindsight is 20/20 I can think of a few things I would say to a younger version of myself. I would tell this girl, I am so proud of you. You have so many choices in life!  I would tell this girl, You don’t have to always say yes to boys. You are beautiful and valuable beyond […]