Archives

Serendipity: Blowing My Knee Out

/ / Sass Savvy & Success

I do realize that my definition of serendipity could bring you to my post shaking your head. Back Story Let me give you a bit of back story. I moved recently.  In finally unpacking my lovely books after two years in storage, I realized I needed to buy another bookcase. Online I discovered the perfect […]

Read more

Help! (Please)

/ / Sass Savvy & Success

I try not to mince words when I need help so Can You Help Me?  Please and Thank you. I’m doing some research on some of the difficulties of reaching/being age 60.  60, 65… for many women those numbers strike terror – or at least depression – into their souls. For some women, it’s just […]

Read more

hara hachi bu

Hara Hachi Bu

/ / Sass Savvy & Success

Hara hachi bu is one of the secrets to the longevity trend on Okinawa. Translated in several different ways, it means Eat until you are 8 parts full, or Belly 80 percent full   20 minutes! Apparently it takes our brains approximately 20 minutes to acknowledge the state of our stomachs.  When we eat until […]

Read more

Sassitudes & Savvytudes

Sassitudes and Savvytudes

/ / Sass Savvy & Success

I have a collection of framed quotes I call my Sassitudes and Savvytudes. I collected them for quite some time and then realized I should share them.  You can sign up if you’re interested: Sassitudes & Savvytudes   Today I was sorting my collection and came across the Sassitude posted above. I had another chuckle […]

Read more

quality of life

Longevity and Quality of Life

/ / Sass Savvy & Success

The older we get the more aware we become of longevity and what constitutes quality of life. Perhaps it’s partly my previous career in ElderCare, or the fact I moved and took care of my dementing mother for the last few years of her life, or maybe it’s the awareness I can now say “Fifty […]

Read more

Can You Cash In On Cards?

/ / Sass Savvy & Success

I bought a few things while I was out today.  Didn’t spend a lot… but here’s a picture of what my items cost:   Many of you out there will tell at a glance that I spent $17.30. Exactly. I can also tell you that of the exactly $40 I started my day with I […]

Read more

sassy savvy successful laugh

Vanity vs Happiness

/ / Sass Savvy & Success

Sometimes the line between vanity and happiness is a little blurry. A recent dental appointment made a dream come true and ended a frustration I’ve had for years. Eyes and Smiles The first things I notice about a person are their eyes and their smile.  As I’ve aged my teeth have shifted slightly forward in […]

Read more

The Changing Art of Reading

/ / Sass Savvy & Success

Do you read?  I love to read. My libraries consist of business books, novels, biographies, old books, reference books, non-fiction. Back on The Bookshelves! A recent move has provided me the space to bring my umpteen boxes of books out of storage and put them back on bookshelves.  It has been quite an adventure.  I […]

Read more

sassy savvy successful

Memorabilia Schmemorabilia

/ / Sass Savvy & Success

I moved recently, and part of that move entailed pulling everything out of the storage locker I rented two years ago when I downsized from a large 5-bedroom house to a one-bedroom apartment.  I had let go of a lot of “stuff” when I sold the house, but I’m one of “those” mums who hangs […]

Read more

sassy savvy successful

A Leap at Opportunity or An Act of Foolishness?

/ / Sass Savvy & Success

I moved cities recently.  It was unplanned, unexpected, a leap at an opportunity that materialized seemingly out of nowhere. Everything unfolded quickly and even the potential obstacles melted away without a blink. Because the move happened so quickly I had a two-week overlap where both my former and my future homes were mine.  This was […]

Read more

Previous Posts Next posts