Category Archive: Health

March is My Birthday Month!

March is my Birthday Month! I’ll be 49 on March 12, a milestone I’m quite proud of, because twenty years ago, I learned my Kidney’s were failing due to Alport Syndrome,¬†as described in… Continue reading


Moving on from a loved one is never easy. I’ve lost people close to me, my Mom, Friends, Ex-Husbands and it is never easy. The stages of grief, Denial, Anger, Bargaining, Depression and… Continue reading

Half-way Through February

Congratulations to everyone for getting through the decade of January (honestly, the month was long) and breezing through February. On my little island, we’re having 40s/50s days, thankfully, breezy and chilly at times.… Continue reading

My Two Boys

Thanks to my new Island community, my two boys, Bobcat (brown) 15 and Boots (black) 14, are at the Animal Protection Society of Friday Harbor! There are too many people to thank, so… Continue reading

Happy February!

We made it through the long year of January. Honestly, did January feel like it dragged for months to anyone else? February is finally here, the shortest month to slog through. Hat tip… Continue reading

2018 New Year New You

Want to start off wishing you a Happy 2018 after a stressful 2017. So many venues are picking up the ‘New Year New You’ so thought i’d pick up on it as well.… Continue reading

Goodbye 2017, Hello 2018!

2017 was a year of big changes, from moving, divorce, settling in a new apartment and new town, plus writing and publishing two new books. The year started out stressful and heart-wrenching–a move… Continue reading

Last Quarter of the Year

COMMENT ON THE BLOG’S WEBSITE Last quarter of the year, October-November-December is here. With it comes the onrush of holidays, festivities and change of seasons. During which, you must remember to keep up… Continue reading

Rebuilding My Life

Image courtesy of Learning to live by myself all over again after a seven year relationship is difficult. For months, all I did was lay in bed, only leaving to go to… Continue reading

Upgrading the Apartment Decor

COMMENT ON WEBPAGE, CLICK TO FOLLOW TO BLOG After moving with almost nothing and saving a bit out of my social security each month plus paying off a credit card, I was able… Continue reading