Two weeks in Greece

From the Journal of the S.O.B. I hope you missed me these past two weeks. I was in Greece, courtesy of my son who gifted me with this wonderful trip for my birthday. Yes, I went by myself and had an easier time getting through Greece than I did on my return trip...

The First Days of Summer

From the journal of the S.O.B.: As we head into the last week of June, we also embrace the first day of summer. And it sure has come in with a bang. Snow in the mountains, floods in the plains, fire in the west, and heat in the South. So how are you planning on...

Where Do You Get Energy From?

From the Journal of the S.O.B. Energy is so important as it lets us keep going and learning. I know that I have instinctive energy and that my workout routine helps with that. In addition, I think positively and have my wonderful pets to keep me happy. What are some...

My 60th College Reunion

From the Journal of the S.O.B. Yes, I spent this past weekend at my 60th reunion. There weren’t a lot of us there. As a matter of fact, I was the only one who spent the entire weekend. Two other people came to one separate event.  Mainly, many were too ill or...

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! And I had a cat sitter for my cats!! Hopefully...

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. I love people and so do most...