Okay Forty, Let’s Do This!

Okay Forty, Let’s Do This!

Many people lament the approach of their fortieth birthday--over the hill and all that. Gone the youthful thirties maybe? Not me. My outlook often falls outside the mainstream, and turning forty is no different. While these outlying perspectives used to create anxiety, I now embrace them as being uniquely me. That's what turning forty does, … [Read more...]

When Things Don’t Go As Planned

The peppermint brownies were baked, their aroma wafting through my kitchen. Lemon hummus and citrus water kept them company on the refreshment table. My house was clean. Decluttered, vacuumed, and swept. A royal blue tablecloth decorated my dining room table, with an array of DIY supplies arranged on top: glass jars, Epsom salt, spray bottles, … [Read more...]