Breathe Again

They say when it rains, it pours.  For the past three weeks, it has been pouring an avalanche of hectic events in my life. ...

A “Chili” Saturday Night

After being on a roller coaster of hectic events for these past 2 weeks, my family and I can finally sit down and breathe. Last...

Pecan Crusted Blue Catfish

I thought we were done with the cold weather. Yesterday we were in the 80s but today, we woke up and it was freezing. ...

Be Kind, Show Appreciation

A little appreciation goes far.  Showing a simple act of kindness can make a lasting difference in someone’s life.  We are so busy doing everything else...

Couscous Salad

It was such a beautiful Sunday, I had brunch with my co-workers at the Wooden Spoon then I stopped at the Branch Brook Park...

April, Season Renewal

I can’t believe today is April 3, 2018.  Where did time go? To me, the year only started yesterday yet today is the third...

Stephanie’s Delightfully Tangy Chicken Piccata

Today, I am honored to share Stephanie’s Delightfully Tangy Chicken Piccata.  I have been following and making her recipes for a while and was...

Forgiveness

Last month I wrote a post on how I let the pain go to better appreciate life  http://marjiesimpleword.com/let-it-go/ . I could not help thinking...

Embracing Change

Witnessing the tension and anxiety that starting a new system created at work made me perplexed.  Everyone seemed so stressed which made me reflect...

Knowledge Is Power

I live by Maya Angelou’s quote “I have learned that I still have a lot to learn”.  I make it my mission to increase...