Around The Next Corner

Anchors Away

Day 15 – #100HappyDays Challenge Good morning! I’ve turned into one of those old people I use to notice nursing coffee at an all night diner after closing out the bars in my younger, wilder days which, of course, feels like yesterday. It’s a wild and wooly 6 a.m. and I’m sipping coffee at IHOP… Read More Anchors Away

Around The Next Corner

The Sea Is Calling

Day 13 – #100HappyDay Challenge My day is pretty full; work, my car appointment, pedicure, and, the most important task, packing! Yes, it’s time to pack for a 7 day cruise! To say I’m excited is an understatement. I booked this trip in August as a gift to myself when I turned 50.

Around The Next Corner


Day 10 – #100HappyDay Challenge Coming home this afternoon when I opened the door I was instantly met with the fragrant scent of stargazers. They made me smile…. a great happiness moment to share. Sharing daily happy happenings have made me realize that most of my moments are so small and almost microseconds. They are… Read More Microseconds

Culinary Delights

Making Chutney

Day 9 – #100HappyDay Challenge My search for soft easy food to enjoy has turned up chutney. There’s something comforting about a bubbling fruit chutney. Today I made an apple cranberry chutney – perfect for a fall morning. What’s wonderful about chutney is how simple it is to make, plus it makes a wonderful spread… Read More Making Chutney

Coming Home, words

3 Things to Love

Day 8 – #100HappyDay Challenge It’s 2:44 am. That’s a new day right? Sleep is eluding me. I finally got up, made a cup of tea in my favorite mug and curled up to watch This Is Us. A few happy things: Pukka ‘Womankind’ tea – a beautiful cranberry, rose and vanilla tea that turns… Read More 3 Things to Love