Sense of Adventure...

The Art of the Walk – European Style

I am in a wanderlust mood, so have been looking at photos from past adventures.  It appears that  I have been spending a lot of time, and walking a lot of miles in foreign lands.  With my Fitbit (high tech pedometer) on my wrist, I have explored Austria, Germany, France, Italy and Spain.  Last year,… Read More The Art of the Walk – European Style

Sense of Wonder...

Art of the Walk – Wall Murals

I have come to really enjoy walking around Jacksonville and coming across large art – really large – wall-size art! As usual, as I walk I capture these moments in my phone and enjoy them over and over again.   I have compiled quite a collection of late so thought I might share.  If you happen… Read More Art of the Walk – Wall Murals

Sense of Responsibility...

C’est Une Tâche Ingrate – A Thankless Task

This blog goes out to all the mothers who have ever posed this dreaded question to their children… “Have you finished your thank you notes?” You hate to ask…you already know the answer…you build up to it…you hope beyond hope that they remember the last time you harped on them…you certainly remember the last time… Read More C’est Une Tâche Ingrate – A Thankless Task

Sense of Self...

Let’s Talk About the F word

I am a daughter, sister, aunt, mother, grandmother, nurse, and a feminist. I do not hide this fact. Those who truly know me have known this all along. I am a feminist because I support gender equality – socially, economically, and politically.… Read More Let’s Talk About the F word

Sense of Direction...

The Shaky Truth

This is me, dipping my toe into the reality pool of Parkinson’s disease.… Read More The Shaky Truth

Sense of Belonging...

Heartwood: A Reverie

Thinking about reuniting with family? Wondering whether to go to that corny family reunion? Join me and Leonardo da Vinci as I discuss trees – both botanical and family. … Read More Heartwood: A Reverie

Sense of Self...

The Dichotomy of “Less” and “More”

Have you ever felt “less than”? Join me as I discover my inner goddess and find self-acceptance. … Read More The Dichotomy of “Less” and “More”

Sense of Worth...

R-E-S-P-E-C-T, Find Out What It Means To Me: My Advice to Medical Offices

Check out my open letter to Healthcare Providers. While I have empathy for my colleagues in medical practice, I have had it with medical office wait time. Here are my suggestions to mitigate or avoid medical office wait time.… Read More R-E-S-P-E-C-T, Find Out What It Means To Me: My Advice to Medical Offices