Big Audacious Goal!

Recently I competed in the Toastmasters International Speech Contest that is held every spring. The title of my speech was “Follow Your Heart”. I set a Big Audacious Goal to win the World Champion of Public Speaking Contest that will be held in Denver in August. To get there one must win the club, area, […]

Don’t Stop Believing Adventure!

The day started in the usual way…I drank a cup of hot green tea, meditated and walked two miles.   By 11:40am I was at the Omni Hotel for my first session with my awesome business coach, Joy Macci.  The lunch and discussion went well and by 2pm we visited the ladies room before continuing […]

The Appreciation Challenge

“What a great idea for a Christmas gift!”  and it makes so much sense.   I was listening to Darren Hardy, professional speaker, talk about The Thanksgiving Challenge and how it changed his relationship with his wife.  One year he decided to write down every day for 90 days one thing he appreciated about his […]


  Shhhh! Keep your voice down; you are in a whisper zone so you don’t wake the baby.   As I was holding my youngest, and only granddaughter, it reminded me of how life can start over every single day.  On June 17, 2017, Ryleigh Grace made her entrance into our world.  As she did, […]

New Year’s Resolutions, or Not!

Isn’t it kind of crazy to think that just because we go to sleep in one year and wake up in another year that anything really changes?  It reminds me of when the calendar went from 1999 to 2000, and all the frenzy that caused!  People were stockpiling food and supplies like the world was […]