The other day after I dropped my daughter off for a class downtown, I parked my car in a lot near a Starbucks, packed up my bag with my computer and headed down the street dressed with my heels and fashionable black winter coat. Visions of steamy almond milk chai lattes and getting caught up … Continue reading Speechless
Well here we are! The final day of 30 days of gratitude, but of course, it isn't really the end. Everyday there is so much to be grateful for, this is just a tiny fragment of the beauty of my life over the past 30 days! On top of these posts, there were the regular … Continue reading Day 30 of 30 days of gratitude…LOVE!
I just got 6 - 8MM high definition video cartridges back after being converted to DVD's. These 6 videos are from 17-18+ years ago when our first born, Maddie, was a baby and just learning to talk and walk. EMOTIONAL? You bet! I cried from these beautiful memories that make me realize that time goes … Continue reading Day 29 of 30 days of gratitude…beautiful memories!
As you may know, my brother is in town for a visit (Insert HOORAY - HIGH FIVE and Jump For JOY!)!!! He is one of my best friends (you can check out a video we did today on FB Live on my new FB page here). Like a mirror, he reflects what I am thinking, … Continue reading Day 26 of 30 days of gratitude…reflection!
As I approach the 7th year of building my laptop business from home (that started out part-time 10-15 hours a week, and has become full-time, 20-25 hours per week), I am reminded of the early days of fear, hesitation and trepidation I had. Starting anything new is scary. Period. (this pic is my WHY vision … Continue reading Day 25 of 30 days of gratitude…unlimited possibility!
We just had some Hi8 films from our OLD video camera converted over to DVD's to view (will be another blog). WOW does time ever go back fast. I shed some tears thinking about how little my babies were and how quickly they have grown. Makes me think about how important it is to ENJOY … Continue reading Day 19 of 30 days of gratitude…spontaneous silliness!
We just came off a long weekend here in Canada, celebrating our beautiful country's 150th anniversary (such a youngster!). I spent the weekend doing a mix of work, visiting family, goal-setting, more work and some amazing moments shared with my family! The benefit of being an entrepreneur is that you get to pick and choose … Continue reading DAY 10 of 30 DAYS OF GRATITUDE – Breathtaking Sunsets!
I just consoled my daughter through a tearful moment. Nothing was wrong, she just needed to purge emotions and feelings. I rubbed her back and told her, "It's okay, let it out." I am not a big crier, but I can remember a few times that I just needed to let the tears flow, to … Continue reading DAY 9 of 30 DAYS OF GRATITUDE – Tears!
Yesterday my hubby came up with the BRILLIANT idea for dinner and a movie with our girls (he is the KING of great surprise adventures). Not just ANY movie - but the new WONDER WOMAN flick! (Well done Mister!) As a man who lives with 4 women, THIS was a "Wonder"-ful idea! Our girls were … Continue reading DAY 8 of 30 DAYS OF GRATITUDE – Wonder Woman!
In fact, today is the birthday of my dear friend Erika Heller. Inspired by her life and love, she is the person who sparked this global grassroots movement, I BELIEVE SHE’s AMAZING. We successfully launched the YouTube Video that has travelled the world and reached close to 2,000,000 people (WOW so incredible to think it … Continue reading Oh Beautiful July – you are the perfect month to start again!