One Year Ago…Update On The Book

Book update. One year ago an author was born. I use the term “author” loosely as I have yet to feel like a full fledged author, yet I have been told to start claiming the title and to get used … Continue reading

Popping the Fourteener Cherry

Starting in the dark the excitement and nerves could hardly be contained–it was happening. This wasn’t just a bucket list item, this was a personal win and a moment to savor. When I put “hike a fourteener” on my official … Continue reading

Excerpt from the Next Book #3

Excerpt from the Next Book #3 – Good Dates. They’re Out There. There seems to be some curiosity regarding this next book in the “Life Before” series. To satisfy inquiring minds, there are currently twenty-three chapters written with the next … Continue reading

Excerpt From The Next Book #2

Excerpt From The Next Book #2 – When Your Dog Is A Bad Dog To Your Date   There seems to be some curiosity regarding this next book in the “Life Before” series. To satisfy inquiring minds, there are currently … Continue reading

Excerpt From The Next Book

Excerpt From The Next Book There seems to be some curiosity regarding this next book in the “Life Before” series. To satisfy inquiring minds, there are currently twenty-three chapters written with the book divided into five sections. A little disclaimer: … Continue reading

On The Loose In Washington D.C.

On the loose in Washington D.C. … This morning’s adventure started at 4:00am. Staring at the ceiling I finally decided sleep was eluding me and it was worthless to fight it any longer. Trying not to be annoyed as I … Continue reading

The Big Fat Boo Boo. A Tourist No No.

Found myself in a slight jam yesterday. Not a traffic jam (although that did actually start the whole thing.) The jam I am referring to was a reminder of the importance to remain calm and flexible when things go awry. … Continue reading

The Just Because Bucket

Do you have a just because bucket? You know, those items on your bucket list that have no particular rhyme or reason but somehow make the list anyway. Just because. More than likely these types of items are not blow-your-socks-off … Continue reading

Forget Resolutions

Forget Resolutions. Forget New Year’s resolutions. Let’s talk New Year’s theme words. Maybe it’s time to throw out your usual New Year’s Resolutions and instead try on a “theme word” for the new year. Don’t get me wrong, I’m all … Continue reading