This summer I’m working hard to relish this hip recovery time I have; and enjoy staying close to home. I was really looking forward to this past weekend since my friend Kate was turning the big 40! She had celebratory events to attend all weekend including a ladies only birthday party at Sakonnet Vineyard in… Continue reading Saturday Sakonnet Surprise
Here in little Rhode Island and all over New England, it has been unbearably hot & sticky out. I have not been motivated to do much of anything besides park myself in front of my fan. Even that has proved futile. By 3pm, my fan starts blowing hot air! No exaggeration. It was a welcome… Continue reading Beat the Heat
Monday arrived. Back to work. Ugh, right? Well, actually I was looking forward to it. I am pretty busy at work and was relishing the business to keep my mind off of my previous appointments. I woke up early that morning and since I did not have Zoe to rush off to school, I decided… Continue reading We Found Something
Been thinking recently about this past Mother’s Day and how special it was. My oldest daughter graduates soon from high school and will head to college in Philly this Fall. Time with both of my daughters together grows more precious. The girls put their heads together and agreed on the perfect day trip. We were… Continue reading Delightful Day with Daffodils
Still haven’t found that special something for that scrumptious someone in your life? Never fear, I have a few ideas. Before you head out and run around trying to figure out what you’ll pick up for your sweetheart, be sure to bundle up! I acquired this sweet scarf from my Grandmother’s house years ago. Zoe thought… Continue reading Last Minute Love
It was a sad state of affairs this morning. I raided my change purse for a cup of coffee. I can give up a lot: dairy, bread, sugar, but coffee?! Um…no. I love that first morning cup and how inspired I “suddenly” feel. Inspiration and motivation are key factors for this enthusiastic job seeker. I… Continue reading Coffee: the last cheap drug…….
A couple Mondays ago I had a meeting in downtown Providence. I was too rushed in the morning to eat or even have a cup of coffee for that matter. My meeting was on Washington St. and I thought, “Oh great, where am i going to park?!” No need to fret! Sunshine and luck were… Continue reading Rise and Shine and Shop Local!