A Tribute to Dad

Tennis is your game We often think the same If we don’t see eye to eye We talk it out to understand why From time to time we might shout but your heart I don’t doubt You showed me how to drive a stick and mow the lawn and made an omelette sandwich better than …

A Tribute to Mom

Sunday is Mother’s Day so I wrote a few poems.  Here are couple fun haiku and a more heartfelt free form poem to celebrate the day. Hope you enjoy them! Insurance Mother’s Day Haiku This is just for you to have Next time you get mad. Shush  Mom you’re super great Let’s spend the day together Quiet …

Finding Comfort and Leaving It

“Don’t live the same year 75 times and call it a life.” — Robin Sharma As creatures of habit, there is comfort in routine. There can even be strength in maintaining a regular schedule because it shows discipline and the ability to start a project and see it through completion. If you have an innate …

The Power of Emotion

Emotional characteristics can have a powerful hold on us and they certainly can be used to our advantage. The best part about it is that the more emotionally attractive you become, the better you can be for someone else. Hopefully you’ll connect to the Physical Matters post, To: You From: Me | The Beauty of …

When Bad Is Good

I wrote the following post for my Physical Matters blog but felt it’s a good life strategy so I’m sharing it here too. Hope it helps you find and improve your passion(s). It’s a process I still have to remind myself to do. Do Something Bad It can be difficult, especially for a perfectionist, to …

Here, Not There

“I’m not where I need to be, but I’m not where I was.” A popular quote that holds a great deal of power for anyone consciously aware of his or her journey in growth and development. Manifestation can creep slowly when you think you are ready for a faster pace, but if you take an …

Earn What You Deserve

“You will get what you earned, not what someone else lost.” Those words were sent to me via text message and they are wonderful. What a great mantra to live by. It’s certainly easy to feel like we have to fight for what we think is ours in this world, but we are simply going …

Trina Rachelle

Trying to put myself in a category is not easy…I like so much. Here is an ever-growing, incomplete list of my goals and interests: Prioritize properly (family, friends, and faith make life worth living) Run for life (health and fitness are a huge part of my life. I battle RA and won’t let it slow …