Category Archives: aging

Go Sharon – It’s My Birthday

I just had some delicious birthday cake. Chocolate cake, chocolate frosting, made by Striker.  Perfect.  I’ve been sung to several times, have had far more hugs than usual, received scads of birthday greetings on Facebook, got a free lunch with … Continue reading

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March 1: Resolution Update

It’s March 1st, which means my birthday is two days away.  Ahem.  Just thought you should know.  I find that subtlety is overrated. My resolution to write about my resolutions at the beginning of every month is already starting to … Continue reading

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I’m Okay with Baby Steps

I have my local minister’s license now.  Or I will once the district superintendent signs off on it.  But I think I’m good there:  I don’t think I’ve ever done anything to cause Dr. Spruce to disqualify me.  Having my … Continue reading

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February First: Resolution Update

My intention is to post the first day of each month and let you know if I’m succeeding at all with my New Year’s resolutions.  Most of us make and give up our New Year’s resolutions in privacy.  I wanted … Continue reading

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Week One, 2011: I Will Age Gratefully

Resolution #5:  I Will Stop Obsessing About Looking Old I passed a woman on my way into Walmart yesterday.  She was older than I am, maybe 60.  Her face was orange with a heavy layer of makeup and her fluffy … Continue reading

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