Celebration

Celebrating World Cancer Day

Celebrating World Cancer Day

With Love and Acknowledgment For those who have lost the battle, those who are continuing the battle, those that are LIVING and those that have been left behind. I honor you.  I am a person left behind after my dad and my mom passed away from cancer. Here are a few...

Feel Good this Holiday Season: Tips with a Twist

Feel Good this Holiday Season: Tips with a Twist

The Holidays are HERE! It is the season where everything here on the internet is about holiday gift guides and holiday diets.  All the advice about how not to gain weight and where to spend your money this holiday season.  While I love a good health hack and I am...

Life Lesson and the Best Souvenir

Life Lesson and the Best Souvenir

I just got home from an epic, first in my life trip to EUROPE! Croatia to be exact and before I go any further, I encourage YOU ALL to go!  The crazy part? I went all my myself. I learned a valuable life lesson while away and brought home the best souvenir.  Let's...

A Legacy of Celebration, Nurture and Adventure

A Legacy of Celebration, Nurture and Adventure

Reflecting on a legacy left behind It's been almost 3 years since my mom passed away. It is so hard to believe it has been that long and not long at all at the same time. There are pictures of her all over my home. Of her laughing, of her with my daughter, her pride...

A Legacy of Humor, Joy, and Love

A Legacy of Humor, Joy, and Love

Reflecting on a legacy left behind I spoke with a family member recently, reminiscing about my dad. It's been 8 years since he passed away. It is  so hard to believe it has been that long. I re-read his eulogy and while the tears fell, I noticed I also felt immense...

Back to School – Reflection, Routine and Celebration

Back to School – Reflection, Routine and Celebration

It's Back to School Time Today marks the first day of school in our household. We have a seventh grader! Maybe you have heard the age-old saying... "The days are long, and the years are short" and boy oh boy does that ring true!  Every single year as I drive away from...