Important Stuff!

Think and Pray for the Victims of Orlando

Filed in Important Stuff! by on June 12, 2016 2 Comments
Think and Pray for the Victims of Orlando

I wanted to publish today, but I find myself unable to. The tragedy which unfolded in Orlando over the weekend dominates my thoughts. Instead of writing about travel, or my life, today, I just want to say, hold the victims in your heart, along with their families. What has occurred is unspeakable, but it will […]

Continue Reading »

I LOVE MY ONESOLE SHOES!

I LOVE MY ONESOLE SHOES!

As a frequent traveler I always have problems deciding on which shoes to take. Shoes are bulky and heavy, and it is so frustrating trying to fit them all in. Those days are over for me, as I have discovered the solution: Onesole! Dominique McClain Barteet, RPh. invented Onesole shoes when she bought three of […]

Continue Reading »

The OC Bucket List Challenge: Visit Buena Park!

The OC Bucket List Challenge: Visit Buena Park!

I think everyone knows how much I love the OC! (Orange County, California, of course). When I received word about the OC Bucket List Challenge for Buena Park, I had to copy it down and share it with you right away!!!! These Challenge activities have something for everyone, so pack along the kids and grandparents […]

Continue Reading »

Being a Mother is the Trip of a Lifetime!

Being a Mother is the Trip of a Lifetime!

In many ways, I cannot believe I am a mother. These tiny creatures arrive, and all of the sudden you are responsible for a human life. It can be overwhelming, but there is no doubt that being their mother was the most important thing I have ever done. They grow up, and that is both […]

Continue Reading »

Easy Ways to Go Meatless Monday!

Filed in Boomer, Important Stuff!, Our Planet, Reviews! by on May 1, 2016 18 Comments
Easy Ways to Go Meatless Monday!

It isn’t that difficult to go without meat, at least a day or two a week. I’ve gone from being vegetarian to eating meat/fish/chicken only 2 or 3 times a week. When I do eat meat, I try to eat grass fed, cageless, no antibiotics, no steroids, sustainable. We cannot always be perfect, but we […]

Continue Reading »

Do You Know about the Good Guide?

Filed in Boomer, Important Stuff!, Our Planet by on April 28, 2016 4 Comments
Do You Know about the Good Guide?

I often think of the life that Jane Goodall leads. At 82 years old, Jane Goodall is traveling 300 days a year to spread this message: every person makes a difference. Every choice we make in our daily lives will have an effect of some kind, good or bad. Her question is, what difference will […]

Continue Reading »

Take the Pledge for Mother Earth

Take the Pledge for Mother Earth

Do you know how your Mother is doing? I am referring, of course, to our Mother Earth on this Earth Day, April 22, 2016. And she could be better. She could be a whole lot better. I usually talk about the ocean on Earth Day, or wildlife. Today I’m going to give you a few […]

Continue Reading »

Reef Safe Sun Care Giveaway!

Reef Safe Sun Care Giveaway!

To enter, you can: Enter your email on the Entry form below    and/or Click to Tweet the highlighted message below from this blog post: [clickandtweet handle=”” hashtag=”#reefsafe #free #giveaway” related=”” layout=”” position=””]ENTER NOW REEF SAFE SUNCARE GIVEAWAY![/clickandtweet] You can tweet the message above once a day from this blog post for more entries! It […]

Continue Reading »

Amazing Women Wednesday: An Evening with Dr. Jane Goodall

Amazing Women Wednesday: An Evening with Dr. Jane Goodall

When the slight figure of Dr. Jane Goodall appeared on the stage at College Park Center, University of Texas Arlington, she received a standing ovation. It seemed as though the entire audience, which was huge, sprang to their feet simultaneously. The crowd hushed when she began to speak in a conversational tone, with no notes […]

Continue Reading »

Two Amazing Women are Coming to Dallas!

Two Amazing Women are Coming to Dallas!

That is correct! Two of my very favorite and most admired women are heading to Dallas to speak, or give a keynote. Goldie Hawn will be giving the keynote address at the Woman to Woman Luncheon on April 5, put on by Jewish Family Services in Dallas. http://www.jfsdallas.org/getinvolved/woman Did you also know that Goldie, Diane Keaton […]

Continue Reading »