How to minimize the stress of moving house.

  When it comes time to move to a new home, there are scores of points and details to cover, many of which result in a heightened level of stress, but it is possible to minimize the stress of moving house.   By reducing or…

The older I get, the more I wonder where my mind wanders off to…

  Motherhood…   Aging…    Menopause…   Distraction…   Stress…   Exhaustion…    Depression…   All are known and accepted causes of increasing memory loss and all are conditions I have and do experience. I’ve know for quite a while that I’m having increasing memory issues, indicated by the ‘symptoms’ I’ve…

Life changes require big decisions.

  It’s true – life changes require big decisions. There are times in our lives when we make a decision that takes us down a path we never would have dreamed of before. For me, that time was in 1990 when I made the decision…

Teenage dating vs. going steady.

  I’m a fifties child.   I grew up during a period of great upheaval and turmoil on the social front.   Dating in the fifties quickly gave way to the sixties’ free love movement absent any commitment, then in the late seventies, the dating scene…

Hey! It’s Aunty Feather and Uncle Honeypie!

  Hey! It’s Aunty Feather and Uncle Honeypie!   When my kids were little, the tones alerting me to email and Facebook messages were sounding more than usual on one day, and that’s because Mark was out of town on a business trip and we corresponded through chat…