Problem solved . . . instantly!

  I feel like a little kid right now who is hopping up-and-down with excitement. (For the record, I’m not hopping up-and-down; I just feel that way.) And what has me feeling so excited?…Would you believe, an email account? It sounds strange, I know, and I will explain, but first … Have you never noticed […] Read more »

Reinstating a Beautiful Tradition . . . Suspended Coffee

  A kind-hearted tradition that began nearly 100 years ago is making a comeback in many parts of Europe.  Writer, Luciano de Crescenzo describes the tradition of “suspended coffee”: “When a person who had a break of good luck entered a cafe and ordered a cup of coffee, he didn’t pay just for one, but for two cups, allowing someone […] Read more »

The Top 5 Reasons of the Week Why I Am RADICALLY Blessed

  (Disclosure:  I am fully aware that I am blessed in ways much more significant and numerous than what is contained in the list below.  However, these are the blessings in particular which caused me to pause, appreciate and revel over this past week.)   When it was -5 degrees outside at 6:00 a.m., I got […] Read more »

Feeling Like a Kid on Christmas Morning

I felt blessed for so many reasons during this recent holiday season, but one moment in particular really stands out. My nephew was back home for his first Christmas in four years after serving in the Marines.  Not only were we thrilled to have him home safe with us after two tours in Afghanistan, we […] Read more »

From Foes to Friends

Peace is much better than war. While most of us would wholeheartedly agree with this statement, two former war enemies are living it. The remarkable friendship formed by U.S. Air Force pilot Dale Zelko and Serbian missile operator Zoltan Dani offers an inspiring example of oneness.   Zoltan Dani says, “We found a solution to […] Read more »

Universal Help with To-Do List

It was getting down to crunch time on tax completion — I usually like having everything finalized by the first week or two in March. I have switched accountants though and although my portion is done by early March, it can take up to a month for it to be completed by their office. As […] Read more »

The next best thing to being there

  I am so grateful for the gift of Skype and what it means for my relationship with my nieces and nephew.  (I realize that Skype is not a new technology, but since I just recently got my first web-cam computer, it’s new to me.) It couldn’t have come at a better time.   Just about […] Read more »