Respite: Well here we are, four in a half months left of 2019. This Caregiver just really needed to get back out into the world and live. The pool is right across the street from the Cozy Condo. You might not think of work as a type of respite, but that is exactly what is
From the August Prompts in link
The next few days are all about updating pages on the blog and setting goals to finish 2019. On this Wednesday evening I have freshen up the following pages: Person Behind The Pen Living Naturally At Midlife Culinary Adventures The past few months I have faced many challenges in life and some are still happening.
Intent>>>having the mind, attention, or will concentrated on something or some end or purpose. How Intent are you about goal setting? Do you set new year resolutions or goals? You see a new year resolution is a promise and a goal is the end toward which effort is directed. Are you better
Good morning, The above picture is a small idea of my cookbook library. These are located in the kitchen, so to utilize daily. The remainder of cookbooks and other personal books are located on shelves in the guestroom closet. Except for books pertaining of bartending information, which in this post I will share
As my caregiver days narrow towards a whole different way of life, there are six simple ( but important) things to remember about a brand new free. Free>>>: enjoying personal freedom : not subject to the control or domination of another Solitude Impossible Artificial Love Born 2 Fly Self-Care Bridges of Life Continue Solitude: ,after
As I sit here tonight, sipping red wine and thinking about the past few month, I think about how Journaling and writing has consumed my life. Tangled up writer’s Life, is so close to perfect description still. It seems as everything that can stop you from writing happens these days. The person behind the pen,
Being A Girl Playlist
Pink, Cher, Tina Turner, Alicia Keys
“ July 2019 Writing Prompts“ As the man walked pass the dark tall building, he thought he heard the sounds of a hockey game and then silence, then “Goal” and then silence once again. Curiosity won and he walked towards the dark tall building to peak inside. “A building, a confused ghost, a flat screen
July Prompts She was the sun that entered his late night relaxing time as he played on Dangerous devices that most people see as their world in the palm of their hands. Twilight dreams became something unexpected, A shattered existence is how the fantasy ends.
#! of July Prompts
She Saw An Ocean Once In Her Life #7 July Prompts The above video which can be found on my YouTube Channel; Is the view from our room in 2015. If you look at the far left top of the video you can see a pier in the distance. It is one in a half
The lights in the sky were signs of the end of another summer break. I truly hope your 4th of July was as relaxing and enjoyable as mine was this year. Listen to the video and you will hear the excitement of my grandson and you will recognized the exciting relaxing sounds of country life
Originally posted on Spiritual Battles:
The team for Lynn’s prayer vigil is preparing for Monday night. We’ve been hearing from many of you that you plan on attending. The forecast for Monday has changed multiple times over the last few days and right now it looks clear, but with all the pop-up thunderstorms and rain…
Three years ago I started Newlifeduringmidlife. Blog, I have definitely learned and experimented with several methods. Writing is probably my second passion, cooking being my first, although writing is moving fast into the #1 passion. I wanted to do a six months review of 2019 and send all followers and readers a Huge Thank you
The memory of a father always returns; her father was an avid gardener and rather enjoyed making his yard beautiful!! He mowed and weeded and harvested fantastic gardens each year. Every time she passes by a well kept yard, the memory of a father returns and first thought crosses her mind is , now there
Hopefully you are as calm and relaxed as the fellow in the picture. Unlike most of us who watched game 6 of the Stanley Cup last night. OMG what a game and what a season!!
If you are looking for writing inspiration or Prompts or even something on the midlife subject these blogs are always full of resources!!!
The woman that Completed Her Journey last year was not even supposed to see her daughter become a mother or a grandmother but her strong will and her faith in her God changed those circumstances. Things were not always a dream come true for this woman but she made the best out of everyday. She
The above picture will take you to a June Writing Prompt by bydawnnicole.com
Hello to my followers, Welcome back!! I hope your staying cool or warm depending where you are from or visiting today. Summertime is especially important to live healthy. As I expressed on Living Naturally I do attempt to live as natural as possible. I have already received compliments about my skin and age. In future
Today on this midlife blog I reveal that I am a fan of fashion blogs!! I love the colors of 2019 and although I do NOT have the pleasure of shopping to my hearts content ( honestly I’m not sure a woman’s 💝 can be content with just shopping). I wanted to share 2 blogs
” When you’ve got 5 minutes to fill, Twitter is a great way to fill 35 minutes.” – Matt Cutt Pinterests just might occupy your time a little longer but the above quote says it all. In 2016 I explained about Life Before Social Media and asked Have you ever yearned for your life before
#Memorialday #Soldiers #Service #Country #USA From our home to yours; Remember to take a moment to remember.
Dear fellow #bloggers/#writer’s, #bloggers #Writer’s #blogging #family #devices I ask is there anything more frustrating than your favorite writing device to go out; when your mind is full of posts to share? Especially when the nest is empty of all those smart-ass teenagers that can walk up to your home desk and say here let
Good evening to my Readers, April blogging was put on back burner for caregiver reasons. It will probably continue to be slow here for the month of May 🙏. My spouse’s health is changing once again. To keep my mind busy I have completed the 2019/2020 color change board for the Cozy Condo Also take
April Prompts Does every generation; Need to follow the same rules of rejection? Every generation experiences new types of music and movies, but what about how you handle rejection? Does it need to always be someone walking away or someone shutting down? The third course in April Wine’s Just Between You and Me, states these lyrics
Opposites Attract Challenge Rules: Welcome to the Opposites Attract Challenge! For this challenge, I provide one word and a list of its antonyms. The challenge is to use the prompt word AND one (or more) of its antonyms in some form of writing (or creative work). Explore the word and its opposite … challenge your
Do you love music as much as I do? Do you just listen or really get into the lyrics? Do you play an instrument? I have played the flute growing up and took guitar lessons during my teenage years. Please share your music experience in comments. This posts will hopefully bring you new inspirations and resources! Let’s
Although the above picture is not this Midlife Blogger, I was a very young bride and then mother. Through out my life I have known several widows. Some related and some not related. Each have left lasting memories and lessons in my mind. Today I will share thoughts on 3 of the Widow’s during
April Prompts As a young bride She gave her heart away As the years went by She learned to carry a key To be the keeper of Her Own Heart
April Prompts Sitting in a flowering field and allowing the sun to warm her skin, watching nature take its course, butterflies and other insects not even minding that she as taken a seat in the Flowering Fields of Fortune and Future. Remembering the conversations of recent times and drifting off with fantasies of events in
Many Thanks to Pensitivity 101 for nominating me for The Versatile Blogger Award. ( Rules 1 and 2) The Rules 1. Thank the person who gave you the award. √ 2. Include a link to their blog. √ 3. Select 7 blogs/bloggers that you’ve recently discovered or follow regularly.√ 4. Nominate those bloggers for the Versatile Blogger
5 Culinary Resources You May Have Overlooked. American Spice… If you love to cook and perfer to shop from home or maybe looking for something specific. Star Chefs… Chefs and Food Articles and interests will be found on Star Chefs. Wine… Rather your new to the Wine World or looking for new Inspiration. Far Away
Story Starter Challenge Midlife brings questions like; ” Haven’t you done enough? or ” Don’t you think you are too strong for your own good?” My answer to both of the questions is “No! I Can Do Hard Things” Life has not really ever been a bowl of cherries and challenges of Love and disappointment
The COPD is changing once again. Which causes the caregiver, Responsibilities, Emotions, and Thoughts to change. April is fast approaching and storm season will be upon us. Caregiver’s fear on a rainy night have heightened, his 02 numbers drop a little faster these days even with changes to his diet and routine. Being Overwhelmed by
March Prompts The pilot and guest were enjoying a day in the sky All of a sudden a storm begins to brew Although slightly Panicky, the pilot keeps his composure The landing happened in a Peculiar part of town
February Prompts In the midst of sadness and despair; bubble baths are amazing!! She sinks her body into the warmest, soapiest bath she can handle. Induldges in pampering herself drifting off with deep thoughts about life and the future. Thoughts of loved ones passing away also friends walking away all wash down the drain until…
February Prompt As she rose up on the edge of the bed Her mind is full of forever thoughts
The Ocean She looked out from the balcony Rise and fall of the waves Invited her to walk along its shore A mile in half down the beach She reached the pier Not open this time of year Yet the young man Snapped the picture for memories
2019 Monthly Prompts January is always a great opportunity to explore new adventures, habits and yes routines. This January I limited my time on social media and it caused 10 surprising results: I actually only hold real conversations with 10 people on an average during the week. Some of those people I could just as
As my reader’s know Mom passed away during the holiday season, Her Journey Is Complete My parents taught us many things while growing up. One thing they taught us is to finish the job. The day after Mom passed away and the day before laying her to rest next to my father…I had to clean
#Challenge #bloggers #Chefs #Quilters #crafters #gardener #plants A person who is full of creativity and who has been told they are creative, needs to have space to sit down and express the creativeness when the moment hits them, rather they are; writer’s, chef’s, quitters, crafters or even plant enthusiasts. I #challenge you to share and
January Prompts The reflections in the water completed the circle of memories of a time when… A lifetime of laughter could have saved them all.
Do you have a morning routine? Do you have something that is a priority so that the morning routine is successful? My answer to both questions is Yes!! My #1 Priority to a successful Morning routine and a happy attitude all day long starts the night before. My #1 Priority is to wake-up and walk
January Prompts She sat In the Diner; the storm raged in her mind and her cup of coffee. The storm raged on without any hope of being saved on that terrible day. The day began beautifully with him inviting her on the sailboat for a day on the water and picnic on the island. Two
Newlifeduringmidlife.blog is just about three years old and it is time for reviews and my personal favorites. There are six top posts for the past couple of years. They are as follows… Overwhelmed by Solitude Tangled up writer’s life!! Bridges of Life Her Journey Is Complete The Fallen Angel A lifetime of laughter could have
January Prompts A warm steamy mist arises off the waters; as she walked to the end of the wooden boards, the stars spoke to her, telling her she’s held it all in for too many years. All she could say in return is….
Good morning, new year brings changes to Cozy Condo and new inspiration to work space. Let’s take a look at past couple years… The above picture is the living room for two years and I made changes for the New Year…. Very open atmosphere now. When I have guess and need to work; I
March Prompts Imagine cold wintry night, snow is falling outside, the wind is brisk and whistling. Coyotes are howling in the distance. While inside a woman settles down for the night. A comfy chair in front of a roaring fire. As she stares into the roaring fire it comes to her mind, She is about to turn