Category Archives: Insights

Giving Up on Living your Dreams

As we get older, past 50 especially, we have choices to make in life.  We can see our life and all our dreams and opportunities as over, or we can see this time as the beginning of a new and exciting  phase in our life.  The thing that makes the difference is your attitude! Do […]

Christmas Greeting

  Merry Christmas to All Whatever else be lost among the years, Let us keep Christmas still a shining thing; Whatever doubts assail us, or what fears, Let us hold close one day, remembering Its poignant meaning for the hearts of men. Let us get back our childlike faith again. ~Grace Noll Crowell

How Every Holiday is Part of the Past Ones.

Holidays like Thanksgiving, are not only about that day, but about all the Thanksgivings, Christmases, and Easters that you have celebrated previously. I remember Thanksgiving when I was a kid. We celebrated it at my Grandparents and being typical Italian; there was more food than anyone could eat. We started with an antipasto, and then […]

Why Women Fear Aging

It is no wonder that women fear to get older in our society, we idolize the young women.  Every radio, magazine, t.v show plays to the theory that youth is everything, and an older women has little value. Most older women feel society does not value them. Other cultures value their elderly as someone who […]

Perseverance

If you have been struggling to accomplish something but haven’t achieved it so far, what do you do. The answer is persevere: don’t quit, keeping moving forward. Not everyone has the art of perseverance but it certainly is one you would want to cultivate. In today’s society, we expect to get and accomplish everything fast.We […]

Time Heals

Time not only heals, time reveals. Things happen for a reason and an example of that is this story I am going to tell you from a Buddhist tale. There once was a family who lived in the village of make believe. One day the only son slipped on an orange while tilling soil and […]

Life Lessons

I was back home recently taking care of my 99 year old Mother when I was reminded of a few life lessons. One life lesson that has always been drilled in to us was that family is everything. When everyone else is gone, family is still there to support and love you no matter what. […]