Why Chocolate Beats Carrot-Beet-Kale

Why Chocolate Beats Carrot-Beet-Kale

Some of us say we’d die for chocolate and others of us almost do. Becky Grassinger is a serious chocolate lover who almost lost her life and her devoted chocoholic taste for the sweet treat. And all because she donated most of her liver to a co-worker she barely knew....
Candy Hearts, Lonely Hearts, And True Love

Candy Hearts, Lonely Hearts, And True Love

True love is in the air. Or, at least Valentine’s Day cards and gifts are in the air or mailbox or grocery cart. For those of us who are single like me, Valentine’s Day can be a mixed bag. Of candy hearts, lonely hearts and everything in between. Hey, I know, I’m the...
When You Need a Pair of Massive Arms

When You Need a Pair of Massive Arms

At the beginning of every year, you can find hordes of exercise enthusiasts in the gym, health club, home exercise room, garage, etc. pumping iron. Many are striving for massive arms or toned tummies. Or, at least giving their muscles a reason to be sore. And I’m the...
National Celebration Days Not to Miss

National Celebration Days Not to Miss

Today is reportedly National Nothing Day, where this un-event  celebration is supposed to inspire us to do nothing. Like that would go over well with our bosses, our kids, and our pets. “Nope, I’m here, Boss, but I’m not working out of respect for National Nothing...
Live Life Over . . . Eat More Ice Cream!

Live Life Over . . . Eat More Ice Cream!

Oh, to live life over or at least better. Many of us tire of New Year’s resolutions—the same ole, same ole. I vow to eat better, lose weight, and be a kinder person. I vow to get my finances in order and play with the kids more. Yada, yada, you know the drill. But...
The Hottest Unexpected Gifts of 2019

The Hottest Unexpected Gifts of 2019

‘Tis the season for buying and receiving the hottest gifts of the season. There’s FitTrack, “the world’s smartest medical scale,” for adults to Baby Shark Fingerlings and Hatching Toothless Baby Dragon for kids. And everything in between. But what about the hottest...
Today = A Fresh Start

Today = A Fresh Start

A fresh start. A new beginning. Yes, we all need them. And we don’t need to wait until January 1 to discover them. Today is our fresh-start day! On my 6:45 walk with Maisie this morning, I was captivated by the gorgeous sunrise nudging from the eastern horizon, AND AT...