The Land of the Free

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A few years ago we went to Washington D.C.  The Revolutionary War has always been intriguing to me, and Washington is full of history.  What you can see and learn there is amazing.  I have always wondered how so many people with like thoughts…

Love. Create. Learn. (Karen Garvey)

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I've been reading a book entitled The Answers by Karen Garvey for a few weeks now, fitting it in when I get a chance.  I have 2-3 chapters left, and then plan to go back to the pages I earmarked.  It's very interesting and very thought provoking. …

Ugg. I Choked. Lesson Learned.

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So, I had a great opportunity yesterday.  I was on a live radio show to promote www.timetoplay.com -- my "midlife crisis" project that had taken a good part of my life last year.  My passion.  My "pebble in the pond" to start the ripple to…

Just Do It! Maybe it's time to explore your passion . . .

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"I HAVE NOTHING TO DO!"  It's starting already, and school is not even over yet.  Anyone who is a parent has heard this statement.  And, if you have never had your own children, you can even remember saying these words to your parents yourself. My…

A Labor of Love

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Today is the day the www.timetoplay.com site "launches".  It is finally done.  And the TimetoPlay van is rolling! We've worked on this for over 10 months.  "It's done", I'd declare.  But, it was not done.  We'd go back to the drawing…

Celebrate Life

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So, even though www.timetoplay.com, my "Quest for Quality of Life", is in its infancy, it has been helpful for me so far.  Although not quite done, it has started to drive an awareness in me that I have never experienced.  I have made a…

What's in my Chocolate? What is PGPR???!!!

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So... I try to eat natural foods.  Organic if possible.  No chemicals, no preservatives, no antibiotics.  No fungicides.  No genetically modified foods. Why?  I truly believe the food we eat is making people sick.  I believe that food…

Time

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It's Spring!  Time to start to notice the little things.  The buds, the flowers, the grass turning green.  It happens in an instant.  One day it's brown and grey.  The next, everything has popped. It's amazing to me - that things can…

Don't Buy Me Anything for our Anniversary

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I was talking to a friend who said that he and his wife celebrated their wedding anniversary the other day.  She told him not to buy her a gift. As this blog is associated with a "quest for quality of life", his words inspired me to write…