Tag: #wisdom

A choice to BE? An interview for 2019

A choice to BE? An interview for 2019
Each year, people make New Year’s Resolutions. Sometimes they succeed, but often they fail. Since a resolution is a firm decision to do or not to do something, I say no more resolutions. Instead of doing or not doing something, I choose to BE something in 2019. I believe that we each can choose what... Read more »

What do you focus on?

What do you focus on?
This is a busy time of year for everyone with the holidays approaching as well as the end of another year, but it is also the time for setting goals and making resolutions. How do I decide what they are? What do I focus on in this busy holiday season? I don’t think there are... Read more »

Winter weather brings people together

Winter weather brings people together
Tonight’s Blogapalooz-Hour challenge was to say which is better- Thanksgiving versus Christmas? For this challenge I thought of writing about the positive parts of both holidays, but as I started to create the lists, there were many of the same reasons on both. I decided that the best part about the time from Thanksgiving through Christmas... Read more »
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An interview: With Myself About Heaven

An interview: With Myself About Heaven
I recently read Mitch Albom’s new book The Next Person You Meet in Heaven, and have been thinking about it ever since. Instead of simply writing about the book or writing a review of it, I decided to go deeper and interview myself. This was more difficult than I thought it would be. I hope... Read more »

Review: God Friended Me- TV Show

Review: God Friended Me- TV Show
Last week, I wrote on social media that my new favorite show is God Friended Me. Many people responded that they too like it and then People Magazine chose it as a top pick. It is on Sunday, so check it out after reading my review of it. Plot of the TV show God Friended Me:... Read more »

I can’t be there for my loved ones if I don’t take care of myself!

I can’t be there for my loved ones if I don’t take care of myself!
According to the American Cancer Society, nearly 250,000 people will be diagnosed with breast cancer this year. Although there are fundraisers and walks to raise money throughout the entire year, The American Cancer Society strives to raise awareness by promoting National Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October. Even Snapchat has a filter for it (see my... Read more »
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Everything Changes

Everything Changes
I watched the movie Eighth Grade today, and although there are so many topics I could write about after watching it, the one thought that keeps going through my mind is how life changes. The main character, Elsie, records a video to herself at the start of middle school and watches it at the end of... Read more »

Movie (DVD) Review: RBG

Movie (DVD) Review: RBG
I have never had much interest in politics or the legal profession even though I did almost apply to law school after college to champion for the oppressed. Maybe that is why I had an interest to learn about Ruth Bader Ginsburg, because she inspires me to find a way to make a real difference in... Read more »

30 years ago today

30 years ago today
I love my birthday and always have. It’s the one day to be selfish and do exactly what you want to do, no need to compromise or make a collective decision about what to do and where to go for dinner. It’s all up to you or at least that is how I think birthdays... Read more »
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Fall in Chicago Is A Perfect Day

Fall in Chicago Is A Perfect Day
Today’s Blogapalooz Challenge was to write about the best thing in Chicago during the fall. There are so many things that I love about Chicago, plus there are as many things that I enjoy in the fall, but here are my three favorite. Nature: Being outside in nature is spectacular, and the trees changing colors and... Read more »