Japanese Dolls

Japanese Dolls

I discovered this while researching information on Japanese dolls for this article. My Dad had brought back a number of dolls from his time in occupied Japan after World War II. We three girls inherited them and I have a fascination with them from their association...
Bettering Ourselves

Bettering Ourselves

Much of my life has been spent in the endeavor of bettering myself. I have read and implemented, however temporary and incomplete, innumerable self-help books on many topics. I have made lists, and plans, throwing myself into everything from those elementary school...
The difference a couple (or four) decades makes

The difference a couple (or four) decades makes

I was following a twitter link that lead me to an interesting post on a blog done in the old style of Blogging. Actually having posts that take you inside someone’s world. I entered what was likely a twenty somethings world and it was familiar in a deja-vu sort...