Category Archives: Just for Fun

Motivationaltattoos.com Sometimes the biggest pick-me-ups come in the smallest packages.  Motivational tattoos are temporary faux ink in the shape of bandages featuring encouraging words and phrases-including I CAN and I WILL and STRENGTH – to boost you up when you’re … Continue reading

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Image: Butyoudontlooksick.com As many of you may recall, I was the patient for whom everything that could go wrong seemingly did. My, oh my. From my colitis (i.e., spewing from both ends) to extraordinary pain because someone forgot to give me … Continue reading

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Image: Aso.org.au Did you know that today is World Smile Day? Celebrate the iconic symbol of happiness created by artist Henry Ball and help encourage acts of kindness.

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The Witches

  Image:  Vogue.com Have I got a great book for you to read around Halloween. The book, The Witches, is a great exploration of the Salem witch trials. I found it to be so diabolically entertaining. It takes place in … Continue reading

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  Image:wbur.org It’s a whole new world for Owen Suskind. He was diagnosed with autism at age 3, and barely communicated until his parents learned they could speak to Owen using dialogue from Disney movies. The family’s journey is captured … Continue reading

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Image: Pcwallart.com Thursday, September 22nd is the first day of Fall!  Yippy Skippy. I looooooove fall…everything about it, from the colors, to the smells to the pumpkins to the food and yes, even the cozy clothes!  It is definitely my Shining … Continue reading

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Roald Dahl

Image: Roalddahl.com This is how many words Roald Dahl invented for his 17 children’s books. Of these, 320 words-such as delumptious (delicious) and snozzcumber (a revolting black and white vegetable)-are pure Gobblefunk, the language that Dahl created for the giants … Continue reading

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Friendship

  Image: Huffingtonpost.com For the past 24 hours, I’ve had the incredible opportunity to spend time with a dear girlfriend. My heart is full of gratitude and appreciation for our time together. While I always wish for just a little more … Continue reading

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  Image:Rosiesdaughter.com   Happy Labor Day! Can you believe that it is actually Labor Day? Heaven knows that I can’t!  I have to admit (this seems to be the week of admissions – but what the hay!), that I didn’t know … Continue reading

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Image: zipzicles.com Freezie does it! Inspired by the sophisticated freezer pops, I’m chilling my own tasty twists. Grab a pack of Zipzicle ice-pop pouches ($3.99 for 18; zipzicles.com), and mix up a batch of minty peach or cucumber melon. Here … Continue reading

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