Memorial Day: Remembering a Fallen Soldier I Never Knew

It was 39 years ago today (Memorial Day) that my brother-in-law, Peter Borsay, was killed in Vietnam. Peter was married to my husband’s older sister, Peggy.¬† ¬†Unfortunately, I never met Peter.¬† Steve and I met three years after Peter died so it’s a bit...

Dealing with perfectionism

The nice thing about jumping into anything with both feet is that if you don’t know any better, you can just go for it and move forward. But jumping in can be scary. The only thing harder than writing blog #1 is writing blog #2! My hesitancy comes from being a...

It’s all about starting…

I did two new things today… I started blogging and twittering (if you don’t know what twitter is go to twitter.com but basically it’s real time updating your life).¬† I have been agonizing for weeks over what to blog about looking for a major theme,...