Wisdom

Everything I need to know in life, I learned from a country song. :)

The other day after I dropped Ethan off at soccer practice, I flipped the radio in my van on. As I clicked through a couple of stations looking for music, I suddenly realized: I had not listened to the country radio station in eons! I LOVE country music. But the kids can't stand it, and… Continue reading Everything I need to know in life, I learned from a country song. πŸ™‚

Books, Deep thoughts

Catastrophizing/ “Is it true?”& Plan B thinking

As I walked on the treadmill last night (looking for opportunities to up my step count AND somewhat frantically trying to finish my audiobook which expires TODAY and is on hold for other people i.e. not available for renew!!), I heard some really great insights. This section of the book is geared toward parents/ students,… Continue reading Catastrophizing/ “Is it true?”& Plan B thinking

Books, COVID

Audiobooks, Germs, This is Us- in no particular order

My gift from Ivan- perfect. Simple and beautiful. πŸ™‚ 3 random things on my mind.... 1. Audiobooks vs. Podcasts I mentioned last week I've been listening to The Self-Driven Child on audiobook (checked out from the library app). On the whole, the book has improved I think quite a bit and it's actually turning out… Continue reading Audiobooks, Germs, This is Us- in no particular order

Gratitude, Weekends

Saturday attitude and gratitude :)

OKAY Wisco weather, very funny. Today I woke up to a real temperature of -6 and my iphone cheerfully informed me that the wind chill was -20. AND, this time, it is also snowing. How can it even snow when it's that cold?? I thought that was like, a meteorological impossibility. Ah, well. There is… Continue reading Saturday attitude and gratitude πŸ™‚