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6 Ways to Ensure You Accomplish Your New Year’s Resolutions

6 Ways to Ensure You Accomplish Your New Year’s Resolutions by Connie Jo Holmes Many of us use a new year as an opportunity to set goals (or resolutions when they are done at the beginning of a new year). There is nothing wrong with … Continue reading6 Ways to Ensure You Accomplish Your New Year’s Resolutions

Christmas: A time to slow down, observe and enjoy!

I am writing this on Christmas Eve morning while enjoying a hot cup of coffee.  I am all ready for Christmas with the exception of making a few breakfast casseroles for Christmas morning at our house with all of our kids and grandchildren. As I … Continue readingChristmas: A time to slow down, observe and enjoy!

Evil Never Wins, Just Ask Las Vegas How Love Prevails

Today’s tragedy in Las Vegas is beyond words for most people, especially as a spectator to the horrific ordeal. Although not personally or directly affected, it is still gut-wrenching nonetheless. Human beings — people — mothers — fathers — sons — daughters — human beings! … Continue readingEvil Never Wins, Just Ask Las Vegas How Love Prevails

What is Your Energy?

The word energy has many different meanings. Energy is electricity and something that keeps the lights on. Energy is something that children seem to have endless amounts of, definitely way more than adults it seems. Energy is something that you can have and you can … Continue readingWhat is Your Energy?

Pruning Isn’t Just for Trees or Plants

I was recently at a flea market and found a vendor who was selling planting pods to grow seeds. Wanting to experiment with growing herbs and annual flowers, I bought some. Since I liked the vibe of the turquoise-and-silver-jewelry-wearing, hippy throwback guy, and he wasn’t … Continue readingPruning Isn’t Just for Trees or Plants