This morning, I woke up and immediately felt a bit off. I could not put my finger on it, but I just did not feel 100% well physically. Since my symptoms were rather nondescript and minimal, I went about my… Read More ›


Today, I am most grateful for bookends.  Not the actual ones that keep books organized and upright, but two figurative ones that help to keep me organized and upright, emotionally, spiritually, and physically. I woke up to an extra hour… Read More ›

Fare Thee Well

One of the perks of being an adult is the opportunity to reconnect with childhood friends.  Taking a trip down memory lane together, while also getting to know each other as adult versions of our childhood selves, can forge a… Read More ›

Gratitude, My Smile

My smile always has been somewhat of my signature, albeit unintentionally so.  I grew up hearing a running commentary about my smile from friends, family, and strangers alike.  You’re always smiling.  You have a beautiful smile.  If you keep smiling… Read More ›