Stunning views from my new temporary address.  The Montlake Cut just feet from my window where the water churns as boats and kayaks and sunburned faces delight in the splendor of continuously warm Seattle summer days.  Mount Rainier in pink glow as sun sets, a reminder of the awesome landscape and beauty that I get… Continue reading 8NE

Big Day

OK…this is getting real! Until the last few weeks, life has been normal…well somewhat normal.  My reflection in the mirror, mostly unchanged and my positive attitude unwavering!  My cancer has been a motivator of positive changes and has lingered in the background of a full and rich life. Yes, I tire easier, my feet hurt… Continue reading Big Day

“Live Life”

“Live Life” by Zayde Wolf spotify:track:6hhvnysh8IFNH8Ts2WQXEO Sometimes I just start singing the chorus of this vibrant song…what could be more inspiring than these lyrics… “Live life, like I never have…live life through the good and bad” Maybe it is because now more than ever I have needed this reminder…it’s been a tough few weeks.  I’m… Continue reading “Live Life”

Song for Ireland

“I stood by your Atlantic sea and I sang a song for Ireland” Our Ireland adventure last fall, took us west to the Wild Atlantic Way and the Dingle Peninsula.  Castles, textiles, pubs, charming towns and driving the narrow, winding roads were the highlights of our visit. A warm welcome and stay at the Bunratty… Continue reading Song for Ireland