Talking with friends, it's evident that so many of us are still feeling somewhat depressed since Covid19. I know it's difficult to be positive when we have no idea when this will end or what the future will bring, but it's important for all of us to practice self-care. I've struggled with some depression too.… Continue reading Sunday Reflections: Guide for Coping When Feeling Distressed
I read this wonderful post from a fellow blogger that I follow and it is a brilliant idea! Please read her post about how easily family can stay in touch with elderly parents when you can't visit them. My wheelchair-bound mom with advanced Parkinson’s, is in a care home, locked down for the pandemic. My… Continue reading “Alexa, drop in on Mom.” (There’s an Echo in here.) — run | sew | read
I love the simplicity of these rules. Life doesn't have to be complicated if we just follow these few tips. Because these tips can potentially eliminate some stress, I thought it would be nice to share here.
Everyone has different opinions and that's ok. Why would we even want to have identical opinions as others? It's great to have common interests with someone, to build wonderful friendships or partnerships, but your thoughts and opinions on all subjects don't have to be the same as theirs. What would we have to talk about?… Continue reading Sunday Reflections: It’s OK If We Have Different Opinions
This last few months have taken a toll on many of us. We have been through an emotional roller coaster of the unknown with depression or anxiety issues, sometimes grief and maybe anger, and we have been tested beyond belief. My heart goes out to those that had to go through self-isolation alone and those… Continue reading Sunday Reflections: In the Face of Adversity