As 2018 is coming to a close, I find myself reflecting on the roller coaster year my husband and I have had. In hindsight, we matter-of-factly faced each challenge as it came up; collectively, though, the sum of difficult events now seems more substantial. Between us, we endured a broken shoulder, three surgeries, a biopsy,… Continue reading Reflections on 2018
November…the illustrious month of gratitude. Isn’t it just so darned easy to be thankful when life is going according to our wishes and plans? There are times when we should feel gratitude for good health, happy family members, a comfortable lifestyle; and yet complacency can set in and we take it all for granted. Thanksgiving and… Continue reading When Gratitude Feels Impossible
What if you woke up one morning, looked in the mirror, and had no idea how you got to this place in your life? It may be that years, or even decades, had been lost to career indecision and missteps, or that overriding needs of family members took precedence. Maybe a lack of self-awareness and… Continue reading Is This What a Midlife Crisis Looks Like?