A Thanksgiving Salute To Teachers

Today I muse joyfully that those teachers will sit down at a Thanksgiving meal knowing they are working incredibly hard, in incredibly challenging times, in moments that try the souls of even the heartiest and most learned of people.

Where’s Your Zen Place?

Where is your place of retreat, of pause, of reflection, of joy, of – whew, I’m here?  Today, I muse joyfully you have that spot, that locale where your phone doesn’t beep, your tension melts, your depletion of life gets filled.

‘Sit Here, Next To Me’

Gifts are meant to be shared; I muse joyfully you’ll share yours today – whether it’s a laugh, a memory, a story, a well made cup of tea. 

Thoughts About Get-Togethers To Chew On

I have a good friend who categorizes events, visits, meetings by the measurement of gum. Yes, the kind of gum you chew, chomp, blow bubbles with.  When she’s got a short meet up, that’s a Chiclet, a long chat equates to Bubblicious, a run in with a friend might be measured as a Big Red.

Be Very Vogue, Now Go For a Walk in NH

In the October edition of Vogue magazine, there is an article about walking.  It’s called, “Walk This Way” – and celebrates the “basic form of exercise being lauded anew.” 

On The Glory of Clogs

It’s pretty amazing to be an educator and to those of you reading this who have spent the last weeks getting prepared for the myriad of minds returning to their seats, I muse joyfully you will have the endurance and vitality to not only survive this year, but to thrive.