Yellow Crocuses and Belief in Tomorrow

Yellow Crocuses and Belief in Tomorrow

I planted yellow crocuses today. The package says they will pop up in January or February. I have hopes that they will. I gave them everything I could to offer them a good start to their little yellow lives — bone meal, amendment, sweet words. Planting is a...
Looking Back to Be Here Now

Looking Back to Be Here Now

Give me a task, or let me think of one myself and I can make most anything happen. I love to backwards plan, finding a goal and then taking the necessary steps to reach the goal. I’m not afraid of failing because failing is just an opportunity to improve. I can...
Shocked at What We Saw On the Beach

Shocked at What We Saw On the Beach

Wide-Eyed, We Stared at the Scene in Front of Us We checked into an oceanfront hotel in Ocean Shores, Washington, a room with an ocean view and a balcony. We’ve been to beaches a hundred times and more, but not this beach, so we were a little surprised when we arrived...
AHA Moment – Sometimes I Plateau

AHA Moment – Sometimes I Plateau

And Sometimes I Stall Is being a Woman On Purpose a committment, like a diet, and we can fall off the wagon? Is it a journey during which we can miss a turn, or pull off into a rest stop? Maybe so, and maybe that’s OK, or so Jude Harlan found.  Yes, sometimes I...