Category: Mental Health

True Story: The Bell Ringer

The Salvation Army apron looked like a lobster bib on my full figured frame! But I was unsullied, as I began my shift outside the local hardware store.  Each year I looked forward to ringing the bell for their Red Kettle program,…

The Perfect Day

pur·pose  [pur-puhs]  noun, verb, -posed, -pos·ing. used as a verb (used with object) 6. to set as an aim, intention, or goal for oneself. A friend of mine posted this Post-it on FaceBook a while back.  And it is important. Everything starts as a dream or an idea!  We all need dreams and ideas to make life…

Lady Of Leisure: The Middle Ages

You know middle age has hit solidly when three women — two just that side of the half century mark, one  rapidly approaching (that would be me) — gather at scrumptious Zahav,  look at the menu and immediately squint and…