“You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.“ – C.S. Lewis The word “resolution” never set well with me; it’s a reminder of things that were not accomplished or acquired. While preparing my 2023 planner and financial spreadsheets, I realized the words “goals,” “plan”, even “to-do’s” always producedContinue reading “☃️ Snapshot of 2022! ☃️”
Category Archives: THAT GIRL
The Best Lentil Soup
“A recipe has no soul. You, as the cook, must bring soul to the recipe.” by Thomas Keller NOTE. I love to cook; when I am in the mood. 😋 The Mediterranean Diet has introduced me too many delicious recipes, which has been fun and challenging. So, I decided to share my cooking escapades. TheContinue reading “The Best Lentil Soup”
#oldandugly & D-E-S-K-S!
“Darkness cannot drive darkness; only Light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only Love can do that.” Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. There is so much hate and war in this world, that it makes me sick; it’s just continuous and non-stop. At times, it is difficult to find the light through theContinue reading “#oldandugly & D-E-S-K-S!”
“You’re Always Happy!”
Happiness is (a) a state of well-being and contentment: joy; (b) a pleasurable or satisfying experience. Merriam-Webster “You’re Always Happy” A colleague said to me, “You’re always happy. How do you do it?” I was surprised and my immediate response was, “I am happy. I have days when I am not feeling 100%. But overall,Continue reading ““You’re Always Happy!””
Mommy Makeover – One Year+ Mark!
“Talk to yourself like you would to someone you love!” Brene Brown I swear I think the surgeon plumped up the booty. 🍑 😂 The Revitalization of Tree Part 1 and Part 2 This is a follow-up to my mommy makeover blogs, “The Revitalization Part 1 and Part 2“. Yes at 55, I decided toContinue reading “Mommy Makeover – One Year+ Mark!”
I said, “Yes to the Invite!” – Traveling During COVID
2019 and 2020 were rough, to say the least. When the news arrived my daughter’s best friend is getting married in March 2021 in Puerto Rico, to one of my favorite people, 😉 I was ecstatic! 💃🏽 In October 2020, I missed an important wedding; it was way too soon (in the height of theContinue reading “I said, “Yes to the Invite!” – Traveling During COVID”
Reveal Time! – Pt. 2, The Revitalization of Tree
“Love yourself first and everything falls into line” Lucille Ball NOTE. If you have not read part one of “The Revitalization of Tree” STOP and go read; then come back and see how my journey ends. Breast Reduction and Tummy Tuck at 55… YUPPER! 12/23/2020 – Exercise I have graduated to every two weeks doctorContinue reading “Reveal Time! – Pt. 2, The Revitalization of Tree”
The Revitalization of Tree!
Part 1 of 2 Warning: This is a very long blog, which is a record of my journey.😋 The advice and tips are not intended to provide or replace any medical instructions given by your surgeon/physician. This blog contains graphic content, mostly gross. Who gets a “mommy makeover” at 55? I DO! 🙋🏾♀️ Well, I’mContinue reading “The Revitalization of Tree!”
What is Juneteenth?
“My humanity is bound up in yours, for we can only be human together.” Desmond Tutu, South African Anglican cleric, Nobel Peace Price, humanitarian… I wasn’t planning to do a blog on this topic. It is June 23rd, four days after June 19th and the celebration- meaning of this date is still on my mind.Continue reading “What is Juneteenth?”
A Mother’s Tears
“No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin, or his background or his religion. People must learn to hate, and if they can learn to hate, they can be taught to love; for love comes more naturally to the human heart than its opposite. “