Ch ch ch changes…

How will I do my 60’s? Left photo March 2016 – Middle photo April 2016 – Right photo July 2016 2016 has been another big transition year for me. I was laid off from my job for the 2nd time in 6 months and this time was final, there were going to be no call…

Time Out!

Time out – not just for kids – adults need it too! Parents give children “time out” to separate the them from a situation that has caused them emotional turmoil and give them time to gain control of their emotions. Hopefully as the child calms down and relaxes they will think about what has happened to upset them and learn to…

Thoughts & Shares

This is a page where blogs or items found on the internet that don’t fit into one of the categories will be posted.

Hawaii – The Big Island

Two years ago, in July  2014, we were blessed with one of the best experiences of our lives. Our oldest son not only got married to a beautiful, wonderful young woman, but the wedding was in Hawaii! We got to spend an entire week there with our children and grandson experiencing some of the beauty of the…

Celebrities

What should celebrities expect from fans and do they have any way to influence fans’ behavior?  When someone achieves success in a chosen field that attracts public followings, like actors, musicians, athletics, or other fields, they gain love and devotion of fans and celebrity status. Celebrities are usually happy with their status because they are recognized…

Fangirl at 60?

A new world I mentioned in an earlier post I have been a fan of the Outlander book series for over 20 years. I also wrote in one of my first posts about the excitement of fans, myself included, to finally seeing the books come to life as a television series. It was very interesting to learn about…

Outlander on Starz

Outlander Comes to television! On August 9, 2014 Outlander premiered as a television series on Starz cable network. The show runner of the series is Ron D. Moore and his production company, Tall Ship Productions. As a longtime lover of the books I, like millions of others, was very excited to see it come to…

Outlander

How my obsession began. Over 20 years ago I found a book called Outlander that absolutely captivated me and I literally couldn’t put it down. I sat up late through the night reading and minimized my daily activities as much as possible for extra reading time. When I finished the first book, I found out…

So I Begin

  This is the first page of my new blog site. It will be a continuing work in progress so I’m certain there will be changes. This is one of the new life adventures I am challenging myself to. I plan to share thoughts, photos and links for a variety of things that I like or…