Lifestyle

It’s Official! I started a Vlog

Wendy / February 4, 2019

It’s official! I started a Vlog. I will admit that creating a vlog was simple in my head. So why a vlog and why now? Honestly, I had been struggling with blogging, establishing the right format, grammar, and I always seem to misspell a word or two. Gary V’s voice in my head; not everyone is good at blogging, find…

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Lifestyle

Don’t take my good deed away.

Wendy / January 21, 2019

For years I thought it was a sign of weakness to allow anyone to help me. Why would they want to do something nice for me? The ironic thing is I would often pay for meals, going out of my way to help or pay for coffee. I did these things because I liked the feeling of helping others. What’s…

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Development, Lifestyle

My story of limiting beliefs.

Wendy / January 3, 2019

For years, I convinced myself a college degree would ensure respect and people of authority would listen. If only I had an education… I would be able to accomplish all the things I dream about. Write a book, own a business and feel like I had a purpose. Mostly, I wanted to feel respected. This is my story of limiting…

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Development, Lifestyle

I created a list of accomplishments, why?

Wendy / December 27, 2018

I am not a fan of resolutions.  Perhaps it’s because I never keep them, of course, I get all excited and I am all in… for the first 2 weeks, then life gets in the way and I am back to the same routine. Several years ago I broke the cycle and decided to create yearly, quarterly and monthly goals…

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Lifestyle

My Mothers Easy Chocolate Pie

Wendy / November 30, 2018

I find it interesting…  Sometimes I cannot recall where I park my car, however I remember being a child and learning how to make my mothers chocolate pie. This past thanksgiving my daughter and I decided to bake this pie with the traditional Meringue on top. It will be a tradition passed from my mother to me, and now my…

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Lifestyle

Cozy movie day essentials

Wendy / November 17, 2018

Holidays are not complete without at least hot chocolate and a movie day! Ignore the myth of taking time for yourself is selfish, it is necessary. A down day or at least some time to relax is good for our mental and physical well being. I enjoy movies so here are my cozy movie day essentials. Wait, I have a funny…

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Lifestyle

Luxury Movie Theaters, Treat Yourself.

Wendy / November 15, 2018

 Movies during the holidays is a tradition in our home, well actually, we love going to the movies all the time. This year, I am looking forward to seeing the new Disney movie, Marry Poppins Returns! out December 19th. It is rare we don’t see a new release on the first day, and now that the new Luxury theaters are popular, it…

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Development

How to get through the holiday with adult children

Wendy / November 9, 2018

I was sitting in a restaurant when, for the first time I heard my child say to me… I don’t think we can spend all day with you on Thanksgiving. As I started to tear up, I remember thinking this day would come; yet somehow I was not prepared. Is anyone ready for that? Family dynamics are changing and I…

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Lifestyle

Top 3 motivation podcast

Wendy / October 6, 2018

Have you seen this icon on your phone and wonder what it’s for? It’s the Podcast icon which has amazing audio episodes targeting an assortment of subjects. With so many to choose from I have gathered my top 3 motivation podcast for you to check out. On the move as much as we are, multitasking has become an art form. We can…

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