Hello, Stranger…I Missed You

I don’t care what the calendar says…today is officially the first day of spring for me… As much as I hate losing that hour of sleep (I know…I know…we get it back in the fall…), there is just something about the sun setting later in the day that brightens my spirits.  I am still getting…

When All Is Right In The World

If you have ever lived in the country for a long period of time, you know what I am talking about when I say there is this period of time before it rains or snows when you can literally smell that something wet is about to fall from the sky… My friends who have spent…

If Only We Could See Ourselves The Way Others Do

Why do we struggle so hard to view ourselves the way others do? The other day, I made a new friend.  I connected with someone who, prior to this week, I had only “spoken with” via responses to each other’s Facebook posts.  We had never had a one on one conversation prior to this week…