Tag Archives: health

Overcoming the beauty and aging paradox

I’ve been composing my Dear John letter to More magazine in my head for the last few weeks.  I’ve subscribed to the magazine, originally targeted to women over 40, for over a decade.  But somehow I missed the memo, a … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Thankful

I am thankful for many things, but especially for my healthy, happy daughters.

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A fine balance

“I haven’t screwed up this big in awhile.” That’s the Facebook status I posted on Saturday morning. As I mentioned in my previous post, I’d been away from home on business travel for six days.  I woke up early on … Continue reading

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How to survive a working conference

I’ve just returned from my company’s annual customer conference in Las Vegas,  an event that meant 12 hours of standing booth duty, 7 short theatre presentations, 6 hours of one-on-one meetings with industry analysts,  5 days of restaurant or conference … Continue reading

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On being present

“…the biggest mistake I made is the one that most of us make while doing this. I did not live in the moment enough. This is particularly clear now that the moment is gone, captured only in photographs.” “There is … Continue reading

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How do you like your oatmeal?

I love oatmeal, I really do. Rolled oats and steel cut. Cooked with canned pumpkin, a little brown sugar, and spices for a yummy hot breakfast.  Uncooked stirred into plain yogurt with fruit for a satisfying snack. Mixed with butter, … Continue reading

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50 is just a number

Fifty. 50. I am 50. Last week I turned fifty. I actually celebrated my 50th birthday (three times in fact!), although I did not plan to. But when the people you love, the people who love you, choose to celebrate … Continue reading

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