Abbey & God, Love Sent Via Postal Service

Here’s Something New to Feel Good About Today! My friend Sandy forwarded this heart warming story to me. It’s a reminder that there are amazing and generous people in the world that go out of their way to comfort and love others. It’s not known who replied to this young girl’s letter, but it’s for sure...

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Bunk Bed Blunder

For a full twenty minutes I begged my older sister to trade bunks with me for one measly night. I just had to know the thrill of sleeping in the top bunk bed or die of disappointment. Life is just that dramatic when you’re eight years old.

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How to Let Go of the Past to Avoid Holiday Crazies!

Here’s Something New to Feel Good About Today! “Being happy doesn’t mean that everything is perfect. It means that you’ve decided to look beyond the imperfections.” Anonymous Does the thought of family holiday gatherings make you feel anxious? It could be time for you to do some letting go. For many of us...

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Why We Need Wisdom Now

Living near Silicon Valley is an interesting experience. People from around the world come to add their piece of brilliance to this Mecca of technology that influences our life. It’s a cool thing to be right at the hub of all that’s new and popping. But something is missing; at least for me, it’s an active source of...

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My Dream Came True

In 1975, a year after a difficult divorce, I decided to do something special for myself and get silicone implants. It was no big deal, everyone was doing it

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My Sister, Pam

© Heather Summerhayes Cariou Her hands were larger than mine; her heart too, for that matter. She was twenty-two months younger than I, but her life was shorter. She was my sister, Pam. Her long, bony fingers were clubbed at the tips, with splayed, purple-tinged nails that suggested the lack of oxygen in her blood. Her palms were...

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