Ronovan's words for us this week are, "five and thrive." If you like haiku, make sure to check out Ronovan's blog! I like to call this haiku, "My Nine to Five World." Thanks so much for visiting. I love seeing you all.
Kat from Dandelion Fuzz asks: “Do you have a special place you like to write? Do you need silence or do you prefer background noise? Where do you write? “ As you can see from the picture above, I have a whole room dedicated for my writing and blogging. I call this room “My Creative … Continue reading “My Creative Room”
I recently read an article entitled, “5 Reasons to Enjoy Being an Old, Invisible Woman,” by Kristine Holmgren, dated November 17, 2014; featured on Next Avenue, a PBS website. I got a good laugh at the title of the article and then it got me to thinking - hard. Just because I am an older … Continue reading Have I Become Invisible?
As part of Blogging 101's assignment for today, I am sharing a few links that I really love! I recently read an article in “Prevention Magazine,” ( June 2014 edition, by Hillardi Dowdle) extolling the virtues of “Gentle Yoga.” The article concentrated on Jillian Pransky, a New Jersey-based yogi. What was completely amazing to me … Continue reading My Journey Into “Gentle Yoga”
Today’s assignment in Blogging 101 is to let readers know what inspired your title and tagline on your blog. My title and tagline is: Silver Threading – Join me in my journey into retirement, as I silver thread my way to look back, look forward, look around, and look within. When it came time for … Continue reading It’s All in the Name
It has been a difficult week for all of us, and I am on a personal campaign to make people laugh! Please watch the following video, courtesy of Mrs. Brown's Boys from the UK. Humor truly is the best medicine! **CAUTION** This type of humor could be offensive to some. Please watch responsibly 🙂 … Continue reading Fun Friday
(Image credit: Pinterest, 8/13/14). I could not stand it any longer. I took the big step, the plunge, I dove right in! I cleaned my house today! I dusted, cleaned bathrooms, and mopped floors. Lucky for me, my stupendous husband volunteered to vacuum. That is huge. With two Pomeranians, we always vacuum up enough fur … Continue reading Sip Happens!
Since last week, I have busy with our front yard re-do, or I guess I should say do-over. We bought this house a little over a year ago and like any new homeowner, you like to make changes to make it your own. I knew that a curb appeal Re-do is just what this house … Continue reading Front Yard Re-do
It has been one of those weeks! I am emotionally spent, worn out and ready to move on. One thing I have noticed as I grow older is that all this upheaval is hard to recuperate from. I know everyone has these days (weeks) where their best laid intentions tank and go right down the … Continue reading What a Week!
I feel like I have finally arrived! I love being retired and spending my time enjoying life. I am sending positive vibes to mankind. Enjoy your Saturday and spread the joy! ~Colleen~ (Image from Facebook, 7/25/14)