“You’re entirely bonkers.   But I’ll tell you a secret:  all the best people are.” -Lewis Carroll   We all know a few people that are a little eccentric.  Those ones that are slightly off the beaten path.  You are thinking of them right now.  They often seem like they don’t have a care in the world,… Read more →

Craving a Snack?

If you are in the mood for something sweet, try out this delicious Carob Chip Shake.   My sisters and I have always loved Carob.   I decided to come up with my own Carob Shake recipe.  Carob is used as a healthier alternative to chocolate. Carob is naturally sweet, low in fat, high in fiber, has calcium, and has… Read more →

Chutzpah! Do You Have It?

  “People think chutzpah is in the genes.  It isn’t…’s in the needing and wanting and being willing to fall on your face. It isn’t fun….who wants all that rejection, but life is sweeter if you make yourself do uncomfortable things” -Helen Gurley Brown This is my husband jumping his quad at the sand dunes.  We used to load up… Read more →

Citrus Mood Lifter

There are a handful of quick and easy things you can do to boost your mood instantly! This is one of my favorites. Take an orange or any other citrus and cut it in half, then take a big whiff of that powerful smell and voila! This is something that I do often and it is that simple. I don’t… Read more →

A Lesson in Tenacity

    “Let me tell you the secret that had led me to my goal: my strength lies solely in my tenacity.” -Louis Pasteur   This past weekend my Husband and I headed up to Park City, Utah for a snowboarding trip.  My husband loves snowboarding.  I on the other hand have only gone twice.  The first time was about… Read more →