Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does. ~William James This past weekend when I was driving down Burlingame Avenue, I saw the word “Merry” painted on the window in Pottery Barn. In the corner of my eye, I could see holiday colors and what looked to be a Christmas tree. “Christmas? . . .
Archives for October 2018
One half of knowing what you want is knowing what you must give up before you get it. ~Sidney Howard People often ask me “How do you stay motivated?" when they hear I’ve completed over 1,000 classes at the Pilates studio or that I climbed Half Dome again and over the course of my life, many . . .
"What we think, we become" - Buddha When I opened the refrigerator and saw the sugar bowl sitting on the top shelf “Ugh! Stupid arse!" immediately came to mind – quickly followed by “Let it go." My husband often misplaces or puts things back in the wrong spot. When I came across misplaced . . .
A brother is a friend given by nature. ~Jean-Baptiste Legouvé As my boys grow older, their schedules are more hectic, their calendars are filled with activities and dates with friends as well as work, Scouts, and homework obligations. I like the busyness but sometimes it feels like we are . . .
The secret of happiness is to admire without desiring. ~Francis H. Bradley This morning I woke up thinking about all the stuff my husband and boys would have to sort through if something happens to me. It is morbid to wake up with those thoughts and sadly, it’s not the first time. Having grown . . .