Finding my Ikagai

In a previous post I wrote about finding my purpose and ultimately writing a novel, that is my grand plan now that I am 50. In preparation for this great adventure I read The 4% Fix How One Hour Can Change Your Life by Karma Brown. The book was a great jumping point to help…

Happy 50th Birthday

On Tuesday I celebrated my 50th birthday. To be honest I did not think much about the day, my thought was on the number…. a half century! I started the year conscious that this number was not going to define me, we all age. It’s what we do at each stage of our lives that…

Wine on a Budget

I enjoy a nice glass of wine with a meal on weekends. My husband introduced me to merlot a while ago and since then I have been exploring different types of red wines within my budget. Until a few years ago wine and liquor was only sold at a special store owned by the government…