2016: A Year to Thrive

I had a difficult time deciding on one word for 2016. Words kept coming to mind. I thought about choosing “happy” or “joy” since I spent most of the past year depressed. Then I thought about the word “Fly”, and I was really stuck on it for a while. But as much as I want […]

2015 Autumn Bucket List

It has become a bit of a tradition for me to post seasonal bucket lists. I didn’t post one over the summer because I didn’t post very much, but I wanted to share my autumn one with you.  I have already gotten a start on this list since we are a few weeks into the […]

Top 40 After 40

I admit it. I have made many, many bucket lists in the last few years including a 40 before 40 list when I turned 38.  I have made seasonal lists and a master list, and in the end I have completed very few things on those lists. Time and money constraints have had a lot […]

Top 40 Bible Verses

This week has been so messed up. I have been having difficulty getting back into a routine for writing. Every time that I would sit down to write something would interrupt me, or I would have trouble concentrating due to a sinus infection. I really need to work on my time management skills again. Today’s […]

40 Years: 40 Lessons

This post was originally scheduled for last Friday, but I got a little distracted and I didn’t get it typed. It was written in one of my many notebooks, but I didn’t take the time to type it and edit it. We are taking the time this week to celebrate my 40th birthday which was […]