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Can You See Me Now?

Do  you ever want to just bury your head?Or do you prefer a close-up?Is your life in balance?Or are you just all wet?However, you see your day, don’t forget to appreciate the beauty that surrounds you. Sometimes it’s like a lyric in a song. The answer, my friend, is blowin’ in the wind. The answer…

The Mighty Marilyn McLaughlin

My  guest this Monday, September 26, 2016 is Marilyn McLaughlin.You will have the opportunity to hear and watch her story on www.latalklive.com or www.ustream.tv/channel/la-talk-live from 1-2 PT. The archived show will be available later in the afternoon for your listening and viewing pleasure. What happens when you grow up in a musical family?  Do you high tail it and…

Back To School

School is back in session. While the kindergarten children are learning their lessons, there are similarities in nature as well.  Remember your teacher telling your kids to…  Line up. Stand up straight.Not that way!Wipe off your feet before you come into the room.It’s recess, let’s play leap frog! It’s nap time!Class dismissed!

Grab and Go

In the hussle and bussle of my busy life, sometimes I just need to grab my camera and go outside. To see what I can see, much like the bear goes over the mountain. Did that tune come into your head? Feeling lucky!Green HeronCanada Goose on deckLift offTurtleFrog Happy Wednesday everyone!

Melody Bar And Grill

Does your community have a neighborhood bar, like Cheers where everybody knows your name? Well mine does and it’s been in operation since 1952. When it first opened it was simply the Melody Bar, today it is the Melody Bar and Grill.www.melodylax.com While there have been several owners since it first opened, I’m happy to introduce…

Take A Walk In My Garden

In May of 2005, my soon to be very good friend landscape designer Gina Neusteter and Andres Haro owner of my weekly gardening services and so much more, changed my outdoor living space forever.  On this Wordless Wednesday, I’d like to share how my garden continues to grow. They both had a vision and I…

Brother Sister Time

I’ve come to truly appreciate my brother. He’s my confidant, my cheerleader and my constant supporter. We are just 20 months apart. Yes, I am the older sister. We’ve shared the happiest of happy times and also the saddest of sad times.  Both of us have lost our spouses. I am happy to say that…