Home is where the best food is

Home is where the best food is

As a kid, I remember my Mom doing most of the cooking.  There were 4 small mouths to feed, she was a stay at home mom and my Dad worked a full time job and a part time job to support all of us. Going out to eat or even getting a pizza was a treat that my brothers and...
Congratulate yourself!

Congratulate yourself!

There are several quotes out there about being humble, not praising yourself, not showing off… on and on.  I just read one that said “Self praise is for losers.”  I couldn’t disagree with that more. What if we run a whole mile and no one is...
Being supportive means everything

Being supportive means everything

I married into the most amazing family. No, really. It’s true. They saw me at my heaviest and I know they were concerned about my health. Some of them told me and some of them didn’t say anything at all but I could see their concern for me on their faces....
It’s complimentary!

It’s complimentary!

Who here doesn’t take compliments well?  *throws hand in the air* Yep. Me. I’m one of those people who will receive a compliment and then say something contrary or shrug it off. I’ll explain it away. For instance; if I give the coach my time or my...