Spunky Old Broad Of The Year – 2019

FROM THE JOURNAL OF THE SPUNKY OLD BROAD: The Spunky Old Broad for 2019 is Robin Roberts. A cancer survivor, host of Good Morning America, Former ESPN host, winner of the Arthur Ashe Courage award, she epitomizes everything an S.O.B.

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Spunky Old Broad Month

From the journal of the S.O.B.: Yes, it’s that time again. February is Spunky Old Broad month and it already has been making the publicity rounds. I haven’t even announced the new S.O.B. of the Year (which will happen next

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How are you handling loss?

To continue on with my personal journey, I thought I would tackle the subject of loss. Certainly all of you have experienced some type of loss in your life. Some are moreĀ  painful than others but none of them are

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Welcome 2019 – Coping with Change – Part 2

To continue on from last week–one year later they found cancer in my other breast. This constituted a need for both chemo and radiation. Yes, I lost my hair but not my spirit. I started wearing gorgeous hats and no

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Welcome 2019 – Coping with Change

First I want to welcome all of you to 2019. I am sure many of you are getting tons of “How to Make 2019 your best year ever” messages as I have. And no, I’m not going there. But I

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Reflections on 2018

Since next week is Christmas, this is my last missive of the year. It’s a time to reflect, to be grateful, to give thanks and to also think about what you want and will do in the new year. As

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Create an Experience

As we creep towards the end of the year and the holidays are looming, I’m wondering how many of you are thinking of times past instead of present. As we get older, it seems more about remembering what was rather

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Happy Post-Thanksgiving Day

We are all recovering from a hectic holiday weekend. Some of you went crazy on Black Friday (I don’t have the patience for it), others entertained relatives, many overate, and some got stuck in the crazy weather. This is just

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The World of Possibilities

Here you are–in the over 50 crowd. Some say you’re halfway through your life and others say it is just beginning–but what do you say? There is so much opportunity out there and even though you are often considered the

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Happy Veterans Day

Hopefully, you all remembered to celebrate yesterday and honor our veterans. These are brave men and women who put their lives on the line for all of us. Sometimes I think we only focus on them when there is a

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