There's a beautiful framed sign in the first stall of the Stop & Shop restroom in East Northport, NY that says: "Those who have the light inside them can't help but shine it on others." That little sign always inspires me ... even more than the other sign outside the restroom that says, "Do not … Continue reading Happiness matters!
”It was the best of times. It was the worst of times” ... 2017 was that kind of year for me. Sharp contrasts ranged from heathcare issues, to joyous family occasions (like my niece’s wedding up in Holiday Valley). From my cat Lucy suffering sudden severe diabetes, to (miraculously) being diabetes-free a couple of weeks … Continue reading A tale of N Carolina
Nikes & Reeboks & Vans, oh my ... I've always been a Tomboy. Still am, if that means staying active, playing sports, shunning makeup for the most part, and running around in sneakers and casual clothes. Back in the '70s as a teen, when male teen idols like my first crush, David Cassidy,* wore 'long shag' … Continue reading Ellen DeGeneres & my sneaker obsession
"Sometimes I wonder where I've been. Who I am. Do I fit in? ..." (Out Here on My Own - song from the movie Fame, 1980).Am I the only one who thinks in music and lyrics, and movies and books? Gets excited when I catch my digital watch reading 12:34.56? Looks at paintings, imagining which I'd … Continue reading Welcome to my first blog!