Stretch! said the Balloon Lady

and rise to Life! I’m just an unconventional 50+ gal who insists on living a life I love. Pick a lane? No way!

Where Are You, Bowzer…?

Hmm, I wonder where my Bowzer the Schnauzer is? (Sometimes I feel like covering my head, too.)

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Just Because You Have Four Chairs…

three plates and six cups is no reason why you can’t invite twelve to dinner. Alice May Brock

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Clocks Get Set Ahead 1 Hour

UGH. I’ve never been a fan of Daylight Savings Time here in the Midwest. In this day and age I just don’t understand why it continues. Double Ugh.

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Let’s Be Real Together

Women. Let’s be real. Together. It takes no small amount of bravery to speak your truth, show your real face, display your messy counters, talk about how you get through pain.In our sharing the plight, we strengthen our fight.As a woman who has successfully created a business in an untraditional industry, as a mom who […]

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The Right Shoes

My Dream…having good knees enough to wear stilettos… …My Reality…these sturdy clogs make my knees, and thusly me, feel like a million bucks! Ain’t no staircase high enough!

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Whatever you’re meant to do…

…do it now. The conditions are always impossible. Doris Lessing

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Kids Say the Darndest Things

Me to Little Sister noticing she has an accent, ‘So where are you from?’ Little Sister: ‘We’re from Georgia.’ Little Sister laughing because my wearable electric pump sounds funny. Big Sister: ‘Why are you laughing?’ Little Sister: ‘Because her machine made a farting sound.’ Big Sister: ‘Don’t say fart, say pass gas. It’s nicer. Everyone […]

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Rat Race

The trouble with being in the rat race is that even if you win, you’re still a rat. Lily Tomlin

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Me Tired?

I was ready for a nap when I got out of the shower this morning.

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Tutu for Princess Bear

For a very loved Princess Bear that now truly does have everything!

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