Be Radical, Focused Simplicity, Hello Monday, Thoughts, Truth

Stress

I am usually very good at dealing with stress. Today, not so much. I had to stop and remind myself who I am, what is important to me and what my dreams are. Putting those three things in my mind settled my soul.

Focused Simplicity, Thoughts, Truth

Rain

Today is raining. I like rain. Is is refreshing and soothing. Even the raging storm can rejuvenate nature after it passes. Life is like a rain storm. Calm, chaotic, renewing and growth all in its own time . Enjoy the rain and the peace that follows.

Focused Simplicity, Love, Thoughts, Truth

Love is…

Love is being there for your person even when you want to do something else. Love is giving respect to your person. Love is liking your person when they do not like themselves. Love is all the polite things you do for strangers, but doing them because you want to not because they are polite… Continue reading Love is…

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Because it’s Friday

Today I’m wearing a tiara. Why? It’s Friday. Did I leave the house with it on? Yes. Sure, maybe people see an adult woman with a tiara and think she’s crazy. I really don’t care what they think. It makes me happy. We need to let our children see us be ourselves. Uninhibited and relaxed.… Continue reading Because it’s Friday

Family, Focused Simplicity, Necromancer’s Song, Thoughts, Truth

Give Thanks

Give thanks for all you have good in your life. Give thanks for the problems because without the problems you won’t learn and improve.

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Take me to your Leader

We currently are between leaders. Technically we have a president, still. He leaves office in January, maybe. This uncertainty is causing extreme anxiety for some people. It is out of the hands of the humans who are upset. Sit back and let the system work. There is no infallible system of government. You have to… Continue reading Take me to your Leader

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Traditionally I’m Over It

I want to skip the holiday this week. That would be selfish. Americans love their USA holidays. It’s so much stress and does not fit into my focused simple life plan. My children don’t like traditional Thanksgiving food. Often we serve alternative meals. This year we are, for the first time, going to a restaurant… Continue reading Traditionally I’m Over It

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Accolades in the Wild

Isn’t it wonderful when out of the blue you get a complement from someone you had no idea even considered you important or someone who you think didn’t notice you? Amazing what a nice word or two can do coming from the right person.

Family, Focused Simplicity, Sunday Thoughts, The O'Gara Clan

Mini Road-trips

Want to get your family away from screens? Put everyone on the car, go an hour or two from home and pretend your from out of state. My husband sat in the back seat with the kids and I drove. We played music and sang with the radio. Spent he day pretending to be tourists.… Continue reading Mini Road-trips

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Life is Good

You might be tired. You might be broken. You might have no money. You might be depressed. You might be lost in a world of chaos. If you have a person who loves you. Life is good. I don't mean that they just say they love you. Anyone can say they love you and be… Continue reading Life is Good