From pain to peace

As my readers know, I have been absent from my blog for a long time. Much has happened. Nothing good. My beautiful mom got sick in May and died suddenly in July. Her death has taken its toll—I miss her more than I can say. My mom was always a great comfort to me, and,

Is beauty only skin deep?

Have you been following Rachel Hunter’s Tour of Beauty on Ovation? I’m fascinated by it! Rachel travels around the globe to uncover the beauty secrets of many cultures. One episode that really caught my eye was her visit to Seoul, South Korea, a city that she reports has the highest amount of cosmetic surgery in

Organize U: Making the Most of Downtime

This week is often slow for many businesses, with employees, customers and clients away for the holidays. I never take vacation this week, but I do downshift. One thing that’s always on my schedule is getting organized. I especially enjoy sorting through magazines and computer/paper files, and keeping only what’s needed. I happily purge the