Memorial Data and All It Means

From the Journal of the S.O.B.: This is such an important day. We honor all the men and women who served and died in the U.S. Military. Too often we forget why we have the day off from work, or

Are You Doing the Work?

From the Journal of the SOB: It’s interesting as to how many people wish for things that are achievable however they seem to want them through a magic pill. You’ve heard that most things worth getting are worth working for

Find Time for Rest and Relaxation

I’m sure many of you had a celebratory Mother’s Day! I got phone calls from all the kids (grand and great-grand included) but was alone here in Palm Desert dog sitting for my son who was in Miami. Crazy huh!

Manage Your Time Wisely

From the Journal of the S.O.B. If there is one thing that is irreplaceable, it’s your time. People always ask me how I get everything done, and it’s mostly because I am a good manager of time and always have

How to Reinvent Yourself

From the S.O.B. Journal: Age is not a number–it’s a state of mind. Who and what do you put into your life to make you come alive? What makes you smile and quiver with excitement? What boosts your energy? Participate

What does your image day about you?

From the Journal of the S.O.B.: Image may not be everything, but it’s darn important. Of course, a lot has to do with what you do, where you live and how you want to be perceived. Living in Florida, people

Happy Easter and Passover

From the Journal of the S.O.B.: Isn’t it interesting how so many religions have celebrations around the same calendar time. Which really means we are more alike than different. And there should be more peace and harmony in the world.

Manage Your Stress

There’s that ugly word again.  Yet I know there are times you feel like you’re on a stage playing a variety of roles! Do you think about what a great mother or grandmother you are and then see yourself on

April Fool’s Day

Don’t you wonder every time someone asks or tells you something on April 1 whether or not they’re trying to put one over on you? I don’t because I usually forget it’s April Fool’s Day, however then it’s brought up

Building Lasting Relationships

One of the things all of you have told me is that you enjoy community. You want people around you who you enjoy doing things with, can talk to, can count on and who are there for you and vice-versa.