From beach vacation to Poll Worker

Tuesday I did something I have never done before. I worked at my local voting precinct as a poll worker. It was a great experience, regardless of the long hours. My employer allows for one paid day of volunteer work each year, and I was allowed to use this as my volunteer day. Although it…

Tell them “Thank You”

Yesterday I had a medical appointment scheduled. I arrived, had my temperature scanned and mask securely in place. Once I was called back, I began a friendly chat with the technician. It included the normal things we all chat about these days. Life’s challenges and what we are so grateful for. She mentioned that my…

60 Years: Love Intentional, Unconditional

Today my parents celebrate their 60th Wedding Anniversary.  Today my thoughts take me to their beginning, 60 years ago.  To many, a lifetime, and the span in between filled with joys, laughter, sadness, hardship, tragedies, successes and celebrations.  But if you were to ask them, they would say it was worth every moment. Usually my…