Doing “something” really well…pause…

When Jack and I went to Costa Rica last year, one of the many things that we appreciated was the wonderful care taken, with even the smallest detail, at our hotel. We used to look forward to going back to our room to see what the women who cleaned and tidied it daily, would do… Continue reading Doing “something” really well…pause…

Looking for something to love (and the winners of the Mary’s Skin Survival Balm)

My mother and I met for breakfast yesterday. As we were getting ready to leave the restaurant, she said, "These are not all that comfortable (pointing to her shoes) I'm going to look for another pair today." I looked down at her feet. She was wearing sandals. No socks. Even though it was April 2nd,… Continue reading Looking for something to love (and the winners of the Mary’s Skin Survival Balm)

Embracing imperfection, letting go of fear

If you have read any of my previous blogs you may have discovered that I am not a good speller...even with "spell check" those words do slip through; like loose and lose..... yesterday's blog. When I was in graduate school, I lived part-time with a wonderful woman in her 80's who used to run a… Continue reading Embracing imperfection, letting go of fear