Taking Time to Relax and Finding Balance in Life.

For the past couple of years I have had a goal: A life in balance. An essential part of this balance has been the ongoing challenge to reclaim my weekends and learning how to relax. This past week I found myself reminiscing about my weekends as a child. Our family weekend routine began Friday evenings when  my mom got off work. My sister, Cindy, and … Continue reading Taking Time to Relax and Finding Balance in Life.

OF YOGA AND VALENTINE’S DAY

I love yoga. The mind/body connection provides me with a much needed midweek change of pace as well as continued  improvement in flexibility and coordination as I move through my 50’s. This is why my ears perked up when my instructor, Amanda, announced that she was holding a special yoga class. After a buzz of excitement, she continued by stating that it was a couples … Continue reading OF YOGA AND VALENTINE’S DAY

Time To Come Back?

I am sitting at home today. It was not planned. I had a jury summons. Responsible citizen that I am, I requested a sub to manage my classroom for the day and headed off to the Weld County Courthouse bright and early Wednesday morning. Upon passing through security  I was shuffled into a large room where I listened to a judge talk about the great … Continue reading Time To Come Back?

Birthday Reflections: Bring On A New Year!

Happy Monday, everyone! I hope you had a great weekend. Thursday was my 52nd birthday. Yep, I am another year wiser, healthier, and happier. I am also very excited to embark on another year of my life’s journey. I was looking back at my 51st year and it made me smile. I had three major changes last year. I officially became Laura Kelly just days … Continue reading Birthday Reflections: Bring On A New Year!

Comforting Thoughts On The Use Of Language From Stephen Fry.

Hi everyone! I wanted to take a moment to share a video Shannon Ables at The Simply Luxurious Life shared with her readers today. I have mentioned before that one reason I hesitated on starting a blog was my fear of deficits in my writing. In school I was good with thoughts and ideas but I was very aware that I would make silly errors … Continue reading Comforting Thoughts On The Use Of Language From Stephen Fry.

My Apologies For Being Absent And A Running Update

Happy Monday, everyone! I hope your weekend was beautiful and relaxing. For the past year I have made great effort to post on a regular basis. The month of March proved to be a month of unexpected silence for me.The sudden absence from my usual writing had several root causes. Like many amatuer bloggers, time became a major factor in my ability to be consistent. … Continue reading My Apologies For Being Absent And A Running Update