Summer time is kid time, not so much your time

Above all kids need to be kept busy Click To Tweet Are you ready? Most parents and grandparents love and hate summer simultaneously. The kids and grandkids are out of school and their fun begins. That is of course if you have arranged all the summer activities, made arrangements for visits and all those necessary summer camps. Above all kids need to be kept busy, are else you will continually hear how bored they are. sharing nature Isn’t it strange how the origin of kids not going to school in the summer was so that they could help with the farming and crops? With most family no longer farming the tables have turned.  For most parents, the days of needing the kids to help on the farm have been turned into days of you helping them stay occupied and out of trouble. I can image that challenge is bigger especially in cities and towns where there is just not much for kids to do, especially for 8 t0 10 hours a day, 7 days a week for 8+ weeks. Wow,  tires me out just writing about it. Things are not much different if you are a grandparent. For many of (more…)

Aging is a process not a prison sentence

Aging is a process that changes with the time and your reaction to it.  Prison is a sentence that ends at fixed period of time.  It requires and demands no reaction. embrace everyday So how are you living your life?  Are working your way through the process and adjusting it where necessary?  Or are living out your life sentence with no thought to the future or then end. Where are you in the journey? Living the process or a life sentence. Click To Tweet Living takes work in either case, would it be better to work on yourself than to have others work on you.  To be sure that can happen no matter what your situation, but the harder you work on yourself the less opportunity there is for someone else to work you.   life is a process Life is both cases has a start and an end, it is what happens in between that that makes life good and even great until the end. Where are you in the journey?  Hopefully on the bright side of living not on the dark side of life. No matter what your age, if you recognize where you are the process you will (more…)