Welcomed with flying colors!

I took a trip back in time and something really wonderful happened… autumn colors! I went back ‘home’ to upstate NY and to visit friends in the Adirondacks and I happened to be there when the colors were at PEAK. Can you say LOTTERY WINNER? Because that was how I felt. Around every bend were… Read More

Kicking & Screaming into retirement

My friend Sara and I took a walk last week to get caught up in person. No texts, no phone calls just a walk and talk. Like we used to do. She is almost ready to retire. In fact, she can retire right now but she hesitates because if she does, she will be stuck… Read More

The tail end of life: Why wait?

The ‘tail end’ is used often enough to explain the end of something; a concert, a speech, a football game, a movie. I’ve heard it and used it many times. However, I never applied it to me. The tail end of my life?  I never really put me and my lifespan into the equation.

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A Third Body by Robert Bly

I read this poem in a book yesterday and it made me pause and reread it. After several readings I decided to post it and share it here. What is so compelling about this poem? Looking back, I can remember the gentle silences and the awareness that all was well. The feeling that life was… Read More

Just a taste – Seneca Lake Wineries

Three sisters checking out the Finger Lakes Wines on a Sunday afternoon in May! Yumm!   Lots of places to choose from that’s for sure! Enough to keep us busy for the day! Slow-paced and fun! One thing you might really enjoy about our Sunday outing was our plan was to actually go to the… Read More