Mental Mettle, Music and Me

Starting a weekend on a cloudy, windy, semi-cold spring day in March doesn't bode well for my mental state.  I like sunny starts to the weekend.  I guess everyone does, but with all the false starts over the past few months we truly deserve some sunshine.  St. Pat's Day weekend this weekend and it's going… Continue reading Mental Mettle, Music and Me

Rocks, Clocks, Hard Places & Epiphanies

I'm finding that I search the internet for very odd things these days.  Aside from the normal best places to receive life coaching certification or "how to organize your bathroom" sites, I'm checking out "What the hell do I do now that I'm 50?" and "How do I change really bad habits?"  I'm also trolling… Continue reading Rocks, Clocks, Hard Places & Epiphanies

Walking fine lines and stepping on eggshells

I'm definitely what one would call a "bull in a china shop" kinda gal.  Big, awkward and every time I make a move I manage to shatter something precious to someone.  I don't do this intentionally.  I'm just made this way.  I'm a bull.  Not a bully.  I wouldn't hurt a soul - unless they… Continue reading Walking fine lines and stepping on eggshells

Universal Changes

There's a time in everyone's life when they question pretty much everything about their existence.  I guess my time has come.  I sat in a meeting the other day and listened to my co-workers talk to one another and about one another.  I could sense how each of them are intricately and emotionally connected to… Continue reading Universal Changes

Musings and Other Odd Ideas

I've been meaning to ask everyone something lately, but just haven't really gotten around to it.  You know, what with all the weird winter weather, snow days, make up days, power outages, moving in the middle of winter stuff, things have just completely gotten out of hand!  Anyway - you simply cannot change the weather,… Continue reading Musings and Other Odd Ideas

Do What You Love: Great Advice or Not?

Do what you love.  Great advice.  Impossible advice, still great advice.  The purpose of the advice is to encourage people to seek out employment in positions that make them feel fulfilled.  Doing something that you love for a living is what the ultimate goal for any person who is working for a living.  However, we… Continue reading Do What You Love: Great Advice or Not?