Hello sweet friend.  I am so glad you’re here!  I’ve been thinking a lot about goals lately.  You know, the start of a new year can do that.   It’s good to have a goal, to have something to focus on.  Today I want to put into writing one of my goals for 2017.  Putting it in writing will hold me accountable, and it’s one reason this blog has been created. Let me take you back in time a few years.  When my boys were young one of  my favorite things to do was to plan their birthday parties.  I LOVE everything about planning parties.Read More →

Well hello friends.  Here we are at the end of the year which makes us reflect on the past year ~ the many challenges and the many blessings,  and look ahead to the new year.  I really don’t believe in making a New Year’s resolution. Perhaps because I don’t keep them?  There’s just something about resolutions that makes me feel like I’m getting set up to fail.  They seem like an all or nothing proposition.  However,  I have really enjoyed finding my “One Word” for the new year.   I had the privilege of hearing author Jon Gordon speak two years ago about the power ofRead More →