Category Archives: Over50
Ouch, That REALLY HURT
I’ve discovered over the years that I have a high pain tolerance – I don’t say this is a good thing – it’s just a fact. I’m not sure if this is something you’re born with or if you develop … Continue reading
Admitting My Weakness….
On the road to self-improvement, it is important to be able to honestly assess one’s strengths and weaknesses. If we can’t be honest with ourselves, how can we ever improve our lives, and overcome our foibles? It’s never pleasant to … Continue reading
Spring Cleaning My Life
Things move too fast in my life. I constantly feel like I am running a race… and losing. It seems to me that I can only stop and smell the roses if I have a bouquet in my hand as … Continue reading
Happy Birthday Sweet 60???
You don’t see it coming….you are too occupied with other things – with the minutiae of life…. you just aren’t paying attention. 60 crept up on me. I remember my Mom telling me that she didn’t FEEL her age. I … Continue reading
The Memory of Christmas Snow
There is a lot to be said for living in the home in which you grew up. Everything is familiar; every creaky floorboard, every squeaky stair tread. You know which windows rattle when the wind blows. There is a … Continue reading
MESS 2 – My Diet Update
WOO HOO!! I found my cheek bones today!!! I always knew they were there, because whenever l ate something REALLY cold my teeth would hurt right up into where my cheek bones used to lurk. But they haven’t been out … Continue reading
The Forbidden Pet Store
I have always had an iron clad rule in my home: we do NOT get dogs from PET SHOPS. I left no doubt on this rule – no room for discussion. I was secure in the knowledge that, as acting … Continue reading