Tag: Beth

5 Reasons I’m A-OK With Gray at 40

5 Reasons I’m A-OK With Gray at 40

Everyone has that one special feature, don’t they?  For some, it’s their flawless skin.  Others might be known for their big, beautiful eyes.  Maybe it’s a person’s height, shining smile, beautiful lips, distinctive nose.  For me, though, it’s always been my hair. When I was […]

Lenten Photo Journal 2018: Week 5

Lenten Photo Journal 2018: Week 5

I don’t know how you’re feeling about Lent this year, but it’s been kicking my butt.  Hard core. I’m not sure why that is, exactly.  It’s not like things around here have been terrible.  Nothing awful has happened.  Then again, nothing phenomenal has happened, either.  […]

Early-Onset Tiredness: Are you affected?!

Early-Onset Tiredness: Are you affected?!

Have you experienced any of the following symptoms at or before 7:30 pm? yawning lethargy apathy drooping eyelids general lack of interest in surroundings a need to “just close your eyes for a minute” or “check your eyelids for holes” inability to focus as you […]

Lenten Photo Journal 2018: Week 4

Lenten Photo Journal 2018: Week 4

I’d just like to state for the record that, even though I’ve been sick as a dog this week, I only missed one day of the photo journal.  Not too shabby! What do you say we get right to it? Friday of Week 4 – […]

Going to a Ball and Rent the Runway: A Recap and Review

Who has two thumbs, rented a cocktail gown, and went to a real-life ball last weekend?  THIS GIRL! The husband and I decided to kick up our heels and support a wonderful cause all at the same time.  Along with another couple, we attended the […]

Lenten Photo Journal 2018: Week 3

Lenten Photo Journal 2018: Week 3

This week has really brought a bit of introspection for me.  Maybe it was hormones, PMS, the fact that my husband was out of town…who knows?  But he is back now, so at least that part of my world is right again. Let’s dive right […]

Lenten Photo Journal 2018: Week 2

Lenten Photo Journal 2018: Week 2

The first full week of Lent is behind us.  How is it going for you?  It’s a suuuuuper Lenty Lent around here.  Kid #4 with the flu, a million obligations…the usual stuff.  But for some reason, I’m struggling this year.  Maybe it’s because I was […]

Lenten Photo Journal 2018: Week 1

Lenten Photo Journal 2018: Week 1

And just like that, it’s Lent again.  Journey with me as I follow along with Catholic Sistas and their annual Lenten Photo Journey (click the link if you’d like to play along, too)!  I’ll be posting my entries here on the blog every Friday, so […]

May the Choirs of Angels Come to Greet You

May the Choirs of Angels Come to Greet You

“May the choirs of Angels come to greet you, may they speed you to paradise.  May the Lord enfold you in His mercy.  May you find eternal life.”  Song of Farewell by Ernest Sands More times than I can count, I have sung these words […]

The “Weight” I Need to Lose in 2018

The “Weight” I Need to Lose in 2018

Here we are, over a week into the New Year, and I haven’t made a single resolution.  In fact, I don’t do New Years resolutions.  At all.  Ever. Call it lazy…complacent…unmotivated.  Call it what you will, but in the immortal words of Popeye, “I yam […]