#30DaysofThanks: Thankful for Opportunity

opportunity

Today, Nov. 18, I am thankful for opportunity. I have been blessed with a supportive and loving family, intelligence and an education, and living in the United States, where we are free to pursue life, liberty and happiness. A little more than a month ago, I decided to quit working full time. I had no Read More …

The Best Dating Advice Ever, Part 2

Awhile back, I wrote The Best Dating Advice Ever, Part 1; however, it occurred to me recently that I should have written the most important advice first! The most important and best dating advice I could ever offer anyone – women or men – is to change the way you search  for a partner. Most women Read More …

#30DaysofThanks: Grateful for the kindness of strangers

#30DaysofThanks Blog Writing Challenge

Today, Nov. 15, I am grateful for the kindness of strangers. It’s happened on several occasions lately. I’ve been out somewhere with my son, frazzled usually. (I just can’t seem to get the hang of this getting two people ready to leave the house thing!) Once I was shopping at Target, and my son was Read More …

#30DaysofThanks: Thankful for life after Paris attacks

Paris attacks kill more than 150

Today, Nov. 14, I am thankful for life. That is, I am thankful to be alive. As many of you probably know, more than 120 people died in Paris attacks yesterday (Friday, Nov. 13) as the result of acts of terrorism throughout the city. I am grateful that those attacks did not happen on U.S. soil, while at Read More …

#30DaysofThanks: Thankful for veterans on Veterans Day

Thankful for veterans on Veterans Day

Today, Nov. 11, is a very important day: Veterans Day. I am thankful for veterans on this day and every day. My family always taught me that military service is important and honorable. Because some volunteer their service to our country, others can opt not to serve and go in other directions. Some countries require Read More …