Month: April 2015


Adding Treasured Moments to Your Life.

Love Shack was blasting on the radio and the sun was at high noon in a tucked away cove on the San Joaquin Delta.  I was sitting on the bow of our Wellcraft with my hands gripping the rails, feet dangling into the water. “Hang on!” my husband Mark shouted as he hit the gas […]

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Are You Beautiful Or Average?

It all starts off so well for most of us . . . Reckless confidence, shameless smiling, unabashed sidewalk skipping.  Somewhere along the way to adulthood, we lose that mojo and end up with a large duffle bag full of insecurities and doubts. Some of it begins with our own families. My father put a […]

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For That You Can Breathe!

“For that you can breathe!”  Those were the immortal words of my mother throughout my childhood. I think I came out of the womb asking if I could get my mom a martini and the nurse some coffee.  Early on, I was looking for ways to make everybody feel better.  It’s just something I did.  […]

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Who’s The New Sheriff in Town?

On Tuesday, I fixed something.  I fixed it real good.  I made an annoying, energy wasting showerhead quiet down and stop drooling.  . . without incident. Well, actually there was incident.  There were moments of frustration and irritation and I did a lot of pleading with Jesus while cautiously cajoling (I think that’s an actual plumber’s […]

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