And I’m 50!

Can’t believe it; I finally hit the big 5-0. Is it still true that 50 is the new 40? To celebrate reaching the half-century mark, here’s a nod to Molly Shannon from Saturday Night Live. If it’s your birthday today, CONGRATULATIONS! Make it the best one ever, especially if you’re at least fifty! Want to…

How I Learned to Feel the Fear . . . and Do It Anyway

For several years in my early adulthood I didn’t go to the dentist. I know, gross. You’re probably wondering, just how many years is “several?” Not gonna tell; it’s too embarrassing. But I was scared–of the needle, the drill, getting a lecture about neglect, being told in my early 30s I’d need dentures . ….