The Rochester Hunger Games

If you check any list of the top New Year’s resolutions, losing weight always occupies the number one spot.  After over-indulging during the end of the year holidays, I always want to start the New Year fresh with resolve to eat better, look better, feel better, and be better.  My 2014 diet (or as I…

Baby, It’s Cold Outside!

I am not sure if it is possible to be any colder than I was last night.  Perhaps if I were driving a team of dogs during the Iditarod, then, yes, that would be a bit colder…but not much.  When I had been visiting Bob here in Rochester during the past couple of years waiting…

Our Youngest Bundle of Joy

5 ½ years ago, we welcomed our youngest into our home. She was abandoned in Puerto Rico with no mother in sight and our hearts cried out to help this precious little one. We adopted her at a mere 4 months old after seeing her and experiencing true love at first sight. She was the…

Exactly Where I’m Supposed to Be!

Have you ever been driving somewhere in your car, so complacently and deeply wrapped up in your own thoughts that you had absolutely no idea how you ended up at the correct destination? Your mind and spirit just somehow subconsciously conspired to lead you to exactly where you were supposed to be. Call it divine…

Don’t Blink

Country music superstar Kenny Chesney sings a song in which a 100-year-old man, when asked for advice about how he has lived to such a ripe old age offers, “Don’t Blink” as his piece of sage wisdom.  I can attest to the accuracy of his advice.  Wasn’t it just yesterday when I was shedding tears as…