Be Radical, Grand Anventure, Hello Monday, Looking Forward, Truth

Resolutions?

I’ve always thought resolutions at the New Year was a sure way to fail. Maybe if I call them goals or benchmarks instead? What do you think?

Be Radical, Believe, Books, Focused Simplicity, Thoughts, Truth

Reading is Everything

If you don’t read you are missing out on a magic that is unmatched by any other force in the universe. There is nothing you can say to change my mind. Books are the gate and you have the key.

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

Be Radical, Believe, Focused Simplicity, Question Everything, Thoughts, Truth

Be True

Do you have a dream? Yes you do. Think about it....yeah that...that thing you’ve always wanted to do. Be true to you. Follow that string of thought. Find the way to do that thing, to reach the end of that goal. Humans are happier with something to strive for or a dream to live.

Be Radical, Focused Simplicity, Question Everything, Truth

What’s your game?

Everyone needs an outlet that is fun. Remember playing pretend with your friends when you were small? That imagination and freedom is a direct killer of stress and anxiety. For me I roll dice in table top games like D&D, Warhammer 40k and others. As adults we forget how to use our imagination. We forget… Continue reading What’s your game?

Be Radical, Family, Question Everything, Thoughts, Truth

Let them Eat Cake

Children are only little for a Short time. They will grow up and leave you before you have a chance to adjust your brain and heart to the idea that they are now grown. So let them eat cake for breakfast, let them play in the rain, and let them be children for as long… Continue reading Let them Eat Cake

Announcement, Be Radical, Focused Simplicity, Words

It’s Here!

I told you, dear reader, something new was coming. I have officially said goodbye to Medium.com. Don't worry we are still friends. I have decided that my work needs to be here where my readers do not have to pay an arbitrary fee. I will be accepting submissions for this new online publication. Soon you… Continue reading It’s Here!

Be Radical, Focused Simplicity, Question Everything, Truth

Today

Today do something fun. Take a risk. Go on an adventure. I don’t care how old or young you are this life is your one shot on this planet at this time in history. Don’t waste it.

Focused Simplicity, Thoughts

Try Something New

I love to try new things, which is weird because I am generally a wimp. I am scared of heights, do not like creepy animals and am nervous about meeting new people. I find comfort in sameness. Same time to wake up in the morning. Same lunch packed in my same lunchbox and eaten at… Continue reading Try Something New