Happy Birthday to Me!

On this springlike day here in coastal Virginia, I turned 59 years young. 59?! How can that be? I remember turning 16 and eager to get my coveted driver’s license. Age 18 saw me old enough (at that time) to buy beer, something I really don’t even care for....

Guard Your Hearts, My Dears!

  February is American Heart Month. As one who has heart disease in her family, I eagerly volunteer my time every February asking for donations to the American Heart Association. My hope is that the little pile of funds I collect from my neighbors will go toward...

Tend Your Garden! (Advice for Growing A Business)

  I have never planted a garden. Actually, I think I have deliberately created a block in my mind when it comes to my gardening abilities or lack of. We can create those blocks, thereby limiting ourselves and our potential. My daughter-in-law has a real gift for...