Category Archives: Just Me

From Fat and Frumpy to Fit and Fabulous in Fifteen Months (?)

You may wonder WHO the header of this post refers to.  Well, gentle reader, that would be ME.  After stepping on the scale a few weeks back, I have determined that I am going to get back to a better … Continue reading

Posted in accomplishment, anticipating good, completing tasks, Just Me, persevere | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Can “tidying up” REALLY change your life?????

After reading countless reviews praising “the life-changing magic of tidying up, the Japanese art of decluttering and organizing” by Marie Kondo, I found my curiosity aroused to the point where I HAD to read this book.  On our recent anniversary … Continue reading

Posted in accomplishment, completing tasks, Just Me | Tagged , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge: Enveloped

“Hugs should be available at the medical stores 24/7. Sometimes, they are the best healers for almost everything.” ― Minhal Mehdi When I saw the theme for this week’s photo challenge, I immediately thought of the cute little monsters that … Continue reading

Posted in Just Me, Weekly Photo Challenge | Tagged , , , , | 3 Comments

Weekly Photo Challenge – Wall

“Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.” ~ Henry Ward Beecher When I saw the topic for this week’s WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge, I immediately thought of the impressive street art … Continue reading

Posted in Just Me, postaday, Vacation, Weekly Photo Challenge | Tagged , , , , , | 9 Comments

Why I finally “ate that frog”.

For those of you who are now wondering what in the heck I am talking about, this is a little bit of wisdom from Mark Twain. “Eat a live frog first thing in the morning and nothing worse will happen … Continue reading

Posted in accomplishment, completing tasks, Just Me, Marriage, relationships | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

I control ME and that is all…..and that’s enough :)

  At the end of the day, you’re responsible for yourself and your actions and that’s all you can control.  So rather than be frustrated with what you can’t control, try to fix the things you can. ~ Kevin Garnett … Continue reading

Posted in Just Me | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Thank You!

If the only prayer you ever say in your whole life is “thank you,” that would suffice. ~ Meister Eckhart I have been thinking a lot about the above quote.  Lately, it seems, I have been inundated with people, movies, … Continue reading

Posted in compassion, Just Me, patience | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments