Random Rules, Part 1: If you live above someone else in an apartment or condo – it doesn’t matter when your place was built, take off your shoes when you’re walking around, especially at night. The thumping is loud. And at 3 in the morning, it’s super loud.All cars, even expensive ones, come with these … Continue reading Ten Random Rules I Wish You’d All Consider
#30 Days Trying to Find Joy Challenge – Day 10 & Day 11
March 16th, 2020 9:20pm - Oh, all this social distancing is making people nicer! Yesterday I wrote a piece for the AuthorToolsBoxBlogHop that I belong to so I didn’t write for my personal night time writing challenge for Day 10. Well, I did write, but not for THIS. Hmmm. In the future, I may have … Continue reading #30 Days Trying to Find Joy Challenge – Day 10 & Day 11
CARMENISMS: My Bad Crooked Teeth
The Gist: "It's something unique about me..." "...always put a good spin on things I guess..." The Links: India Arie's Video TLC's Unpretty Bruno Mar's Just The Way You Are The Recognition: My former Dentist The great photographers I've worked with over the years (see my pics!) Shot with a Canon PowerShot S110 Digital Camera … Continue reading CARMENISMS: My Bad Crooked Teeth
Carmenisms: Happiness Bandaids?
The Gist: *Force yourself to smile *Put on some music *Hang out with happy kids The Links: What a Wonderful World, Louis Armstrong http://youtu.be/E2VCwBzGdPM Happy, Pharrell Williams http://youtu.be/y6Sxv-sUYtM Somewhere Over The Rainbow, Israel Kamakawiwo'ole http://youtu.be/w_DKWlrA24k The Recognition: Fabian at Equi, for asking the question Lil’Julie for always making me enjoy … Continue reading Carmenisms: Happiness Bandaids?
The Little Things. . .
It’s the little things. On my run up a slight hill this morning, a woman moved out of the way with her dog and gave me a little shout out “you’re almost there, don’t give up!” Later that morning, I walked into the post office and a man held the door for me. . . … Continue reading The Little Things. . .