Fill ‘Er Up! The Importance of Refueling Your Heart

Filling Your Tank “Fill ‘er up, please, with high-test”.  If you are of a certain age, you have heard this phrase before.  You know what I’m talking about.  You have either been asked that question yourself, or you’ve heard it from the passenger seat of a car in which you were riding. Back in the … More Fill ‘Er Up! The Importance of Refueling Your Heart

What’s The Best Thing About Easter In The Empty Nest?

Easter is different in the empty nest.  Gone are the years of Easter baskets, Easter outfits and Easter egg hunts.  It’s much quieter, much more introspective.  It’s not necessarily a bad thing — just different.   Childhood Easters Easter was always a time for big family gatherings when I was growing up.  In preparation for … More What’s The Best Thing About Easter In The Empty Nest?

Celebrating The Milestones: A Five-Year Anniversary Wish

Where Does The Time Go? Time surely flies.  I can’t believe it’s been five years already! Five years since my daughter and son-in-law got married.  It doesn’t seem that long ago. For that matter, it doesn’t seem like that long ago she was turning five years old or entering the fifth grade. Yet, here she … More Celebrating The Milestones: A Five-Year Anniversary Wish

Good Memories: The Building Blocks of a Lifetime

It’s always fun to go somewhere new, isn’t it?  Somewhere you’ve never been before, somewhere you’ve dreamed about.  Maybe that somewhere is on your bucket list. Of course, it’s also enjoyable to return to familiar places — locales which hold a special place in your heart and in your memory. I have done a little … More Good Memories: The Building Blocks of a Lifetime