Category Archives: caring

Birthdays

We turn not older with years, but newer every day. Emily Dickinson Birthdays are wonderful and I am always happy to celebrate yours and others as well as mine. They are times of laughter, gratitude, achievement, transition, memories, love, celebration, giving, receiving and so much more. I don’t remember when, but I started seeing everyday …

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Speaking to Seniors

You cannot truly listen to anyone and do anything else at the same time.  M. Scott Peck I had the opportunity recently to prepare some material for a presentation on How to Speak to Seniors. I was excited about this and began thinking about what I have learned about speaking to older people. There was …

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My Positive Attitude Checklist

I am often asked if I am always as happy as I appear to be and the answer is a resounding YES. However, I also tell those that ask me, I work my butt off keeping my cup filled with gratitude and passion for living. I know that having a positive attitude does not come …

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Love

Let’s keep today real simple and choose to have love in our hearts rather than resentments in our heads. Keep it simple today and smile, say hello, call someone and tell them you love them, give or get a hug to show or receive love, look in the mirror and say I love you or …

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Too Sensitive?

You are way too sensitive. Can’t you take it? Are you afraid again? What’s wrong with you; can’t you catch the ball? Can’t you take a joke? Are you going to cry again? What’s wrong with you today?   Many of us were raised to be “tough” and overcome our sensitivity. Did it work for …

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