Kindness Challenge

It’s time for the Kindness Challenge! A seven-week exploration of the act of being friendly, generous, and considerate to others as well as myself. Niki from The Richness of the Simple Life, is our leader as a group of bloggers delve into and play with kindness.  My heart and soul...

30 Ways to Celebrate Success

Have you honored yourself lately? Elaina Maria, author of Happiness is Overrated – Live the Inspired Life Instead, says “Honoring yourself is not selfish, it’s vital.” So, I’m going to believe her and give it a try. My mysterious intuition simply and confidently communicates to me that there is indispensable...

More Messages To and From the Dying

  In my last post, Messages To and From the Dying, it appeared my mother was receiving tutoring from the other side in preparation for her death. One day as she gathered her energy to shuffle around the common room, she stood still, stared at me hard and said, “I...

Messages From and To the Dying

My mother’s dementia was progressing. She was acting different. Saying she could see the children lining up, she could see her mother. She would point to where they were standing, lining up, or hanging out. With dementia, her sentence structure was jumbled but when she spoke about the children and...