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Single and 40- A Perspective on Aging

Of all the revelations that come with age, the enlightenments that come with aging are arguably some of the hardest to deal with.  When you’re 40 years old and single, these truths can be glaring. 651 more words


No-one tells you when to kill your dog

One of the things that I’ve appreciated as I “mature” is my ability to take on stuff I never thought would be in my wheelhouse. Hanging blinds, laying a patio, riding a motorcycle, cleaning a gun, self diagnosing a pulmonary embolism.. 333 more words

Life After 40

The Dreaded 40

I can’t put my finger on exactly why but I have been dreading this particular birthday more than any other.  If you’ve been reading my blog you know that my birthday has never been my favorite.   837 more words

How One Word Can Make a Big Difference in Your Life


As the new year made its grand entrance, I started seeing many people post their choice word for the year. 416 more words

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Habit Tracker

Having this habit tracker sheet has been nice…. It forces me to think if I did these things and what I’m doing in the areas I want to work on improving and making a habit. 173 more words

Personal Development

New year, new (well... kinda old) me!

Happy new year! Wow, I said the words aloud today that I am turning 40 this year. 😱

First before we go down that scary path, let me share with you something pretty to… 949 more words

Personal Development

5 New Year’s Resolution’s We Should Be Making in Our 40’s and Beyond

I have never been a fan of making New Year’s resolutions, mostly because I end up breaking them before the end of the first quarter or simply forgetting about them in the day-to-day hustle of everyday living. 678 more words

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