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My 2024 New Year’s Theme

My 2024 New Year’s Theme

Happy New Year! I hope your 2024 is off to a good start. As you may recall, my New Year’s tradition each January is to choose a word to guide me for the year. My word last year was RISE. Whether rising to, rising above, or rising from within, I committed to elevating myself to […]

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Thanksgiving Turkey Disaster and a Book Update

  This Thanksgiving story* that is now a family classic. Wince, chuckle, enjoy, and please share with me any of your family’s turkey traumas! Check out the P.S. for the latest on my next book. So grateful for your support and encouragement! My sister Rachel and her family had flown in for their annual holiday […]

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Bright Spots and Recovery

Bright Spots and Recovery

First of all, thank you for your good wishes for my misbehaving left kidney. I’m happy to report the surgery went well! Recovery, however, has been much like this fickle spring weather—up and down. Although the incision in my back was the diameter of a pencil eraser, the kidney stone was the size of a […]

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