Taking Shape

Annah ElizabethBeauty, Fave, Happiness, Happy Happens ™, Mental Health, Travel1 Comment

Happy Tuesday, Journeyer! I hope you had a nice holiday weekend with family and friends! I started out my week with a lunch date with Beauty. She’s twenty-one and has been doing what healthy teenagers and young adults need to do…finding herself. It’s odd how all too often the finding of oneself includes the pushing away of those that love … Read More

Family Momentum III

Annah ElizabethBeauty, Big Guy, Family, Fave, Happiness, Parenting, TravelLeave a Comment

LET FREEDOM RING! That is the first thing that comes to mind when I think about pulling away from Big Guy’s new home for the next four years. Let freedom ring for him. Let freedom ring for Warren and me. Don’t get me wrong. I love my children with every fiber I have, but I have always considered my role … Read More

The Life

Annah ElizabethBeauty, Fave, Happiness, Happy Happens ™, Mental Health, Travel2 Comments

Journeyer…have you ever felt like you were living “the life?” You know the one…that expression “She’s living the life of her dreams!” or “He’s living the high life!” That’s sort of how last week presents itself when I look back at the photos and notes I jotted down for this Happy Happens column. As usual, I am short on time … Read More

Boldt-ed

Annah ElizabethFamily, Happiness, Happy Happens ™, Marriage, Travel1 Comment

Well, Journeyer, last week’s Happy Happens edition is a bit late, but I promise I have a VERY GOOD EXCUSE. MANY GOOD EXCUSES! EXCUSES THAT ARE SO MUCH BETTER, SO MUCH MORE ORIGINAL AND CAPTIVATING THAN: My computer crashed (which it has numerous times in the last week and a half) or the one we adults say all too often: … Read More

Healing and the Two Sides of Balance

Annah ElizabethHealing and the Two Sides of, Loss, Grief, and Healing, Mental Health3 Comments

“I’m imagining I’m pulling the disease out of me each time I rip a weed from the ground.” After four months of dueling calendars, I finally had the great fortune and pleasure of having a leisurely conversation with a new friend. The quote at the beginning is something her husband recently said after battling a long illness. Though the quote is slightly … Read More

Love Notes from The Universe

Annah ElizabethHappiness, Happy Happens ™, Spirituality, The Five Facets of Healing ™2 Comments

This week has evaporated into a vortex of I don’t know what, Journeyer… Actually, yes I do… I’ve been working hard on myself and on moving The Five Facets Philosophy on Healing forward… Making contacts…researching online course development programs…working on the next book… It’s all equally exciting and tedious work, as many of you know! As I scrolled through my … Read More