Art is Everywhere – giveaway

art Collage

*Note: This post is in cooperation with SpringHill Suites. I have received a gift or compensation to post. I still think it’s a FABULOUS program and would have told you about it even if they hadn’t asked me to. That’s how I roll. Where do you see/find art? Do you visit museums? Are you a […]

The Bucket List how to

bucket list

I have spent my life trying to life my life to the fullest. To tackle all of the things that I’ve dreamed of doing. When I hit 60 this year, a bit of panic set in. Would I be able to do EVERYTHING that I want in my lifetime? I felt even more compelled to […]

Meryl Streep & Anais Nin


Since Meryl Streep’s “I no longer have patience” quote has been floating around Facebook and the internet today, it reminded me of that wonderful letter that Anaïs Nin sent to Leo Lerman of Harper’s Bazaar magazine in 1946… Dear Leo, I see myself and my life each day differently. What can I say? The facts lie. I have […]

Sprint’s Samsung Galaxy S5 Sport


I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting (#MC) for Sprint. I received a product sample to facilitate my review and to thank me for participating. Lately I’ve been switching phones…a LOT. WHY? Well, first of all it’s because I have this awesome deal with Sprint (who’s been my cell phone provider […]

Grandma was right


Nana, Bubbie, Nona, Grandma… whatever you used to call her, she was always there with helpful insights. There are times that I dismissed my grandmother thinking that she still lived in the past, and with all of the new technology that I actually knew better. It turns out, that much of her wisdom is still […]

I’m a DIY Diva

With my trusty helper

Who’d have guessed that I’m a whizz at building furniture? It’s true, I am. I’ve got bookcases that look like they are built-ins that I put together, and I always felt like as long as I can follow directions, that I can do pretty much anything that I set my mind to. As Ben moves […]