Some days we’re sailing along on smooth waters. Some days the water’s a little choppy. And then there are days (or weeks!) when it feels like we’re at sea in a typhoon. This past week has been a bit like that– just one thing after another and none of them immediately resolvable. But I like to remember the wise words of a surfing friend: When … Continue reading Surfing…!!!
Yesterday morning my husband and I were discussing optimism versus pessimism. A Vietnam vet with PTSD, my husband tends toward the latter world view, while I’m the proverbial Pollyanna– a trait for which I’ve been ridiculed for most of my life. The good news about being a Pollyanna, though, is that your life (should you be someone who enjoys life) can be longer, happier, and … Continue reading Reviving Your Inner Optimist