Feeling Blessed… For Those of Us Who are Realists

The phone rang and I answered. It was a kind gentleman that we know who has one of those personalities that could charm Mr. Scrooge.  I asked, "How are you?" He answered, "I am blessed.  How are you?" I froze... he happened to ask that question on a rather rotten morning for me, and I [...]

Good Enough… Is That All?

Good enough. Those words make me cringe. I want to be the best, the top, the MVP, the respected expert, the living saint, the smartest at something, the cleanest (at least house-wise), the youngest looking for my age (belly laugh), the fittest, the most healthy, the best cook with well-balanced all-0rganic foods... But I may be... [...]