Get Your Free Book-4

Archives: Life Stuff

Embarrassing Stories: Egos and Kiddy Pools

Embarrassing Stories: Egos and Kiddy Pools

My Grandma Holland called it uppity. You know, too big for your britches, thinking a little too highly of yourself. I don’t think I’ve ever been an overly-confident person, but I guess there are phases in our lives when we might start to believe our own press. I’ve decided that God has a special radar for…

    Positive Quotes About Life and Living Well

    Posting here a couple of positive quotes about life and living well. Enjoy and please feel free to share!       ************* If you like stories that take you away for a bit, feature characters looking to live fulfilled lives with love and dogs and relationships that matter, I’d love to give you a…

      Selflessness and Mark Bustos: Living the Good Life

      Selflessness and Mark Bustos: Living the Good Life

      In a podcast interview I listened to recently, Tim Ferris asked Ramit Sethi what his definition of successful was. Ramit said he considered Mark Bustos a successful human being and went on to say why. Intrigued, I Googled Mark and quickly understood why Ramit saw him that way. Mark is a very well-known hair stylist…

        Parenting – Holding On While Letting Go

        Parenting – Holding On While Letting Go

        Big day today. Big week, in fact. Last Thursday, my husband and I took our oldest daughter to the college she will be attending for the next four years. It’s what she wants to do, and so it’s what we want for her. But good grief, is it hard to navigate this particular transition. We’re…