The Pain Project

Pain lingers. It surfaces unexpectedly. It bubbles up to the surface and demands attention. "Damn it! Not again!" It often puts our life on pause; or so we feel. We feel stuck. We become enveloped in the wash of sadness and life feels heavy. "Will this ever leave me the hell alone?" There are so … Continue reading The Pain Project

A Message to Motivate

I want to share something beautiful with you. Today I went to a 90th birthday party. The home was filled with love and life and laughter and joy and amazing positive energy. The vibe of appreciation was pulsating throughout the entire day by young people and old people alike. It was a celebration of love … Continue reading A Message to Motivate

Fifty is an ‘F’ word

So I've started attending several 50th birthday parties of late. It is that period in my life where the people in my entourage are transferring over into the next decade. The Fifties!!!! Sigh Yeesh Whaaaat? Although I am still teetering on the edge of my forties; hanging on by a tiny little itsy bitsy thread, … Continue reading Fifty is an ‘F’ word

Easy Eggplant Parmigiana

Summertime brings ripe eggplant perfect for this traditional Italian dish. It's a bit of a process but worth the effort! Ingredients 4-5 small eggplants or 2 larger ones 2 cups Italian breadcrumbs 2 eggs 1/4 cup milk 4-5 cups Mozzarella cheese (grated) 1/2 cup Parmesan cheese (grated) 4-5 cups tomato sauce 1/4 cooking cream Instructions … Continue reading Easy Eggplant Parmigiana

Looking For The Good

The world needs more of this. We need more people who look for the good in others. We need to reduce our level of defensiveness and readiness to attack. We need to stop and think about what the other person's life situation may be. Everyone you meet is fighting a battle you know nothing about. … Continue reading Looking For The Good