Happiness is…

A hug, or two, or three, or four, from your stepdaughter. Good morning kisses. Cuddles with your angel husband. Hearing "Yay" from your kids when you tell them what's for dinner. Your lead telling you thanks and good job. Roses. Lillies. Okay, any flowers. 🙂 Sleeping in. Going to bed early. Staying up late with … Continue reading Happiness is…

I don’t understand…

I don't understand, but... whatever. Yes, whatever makes me happy. Let's go with that. 🙂

Broken Glass

This morning I woke up in a bad mood. It was the morning of day two of Leslie's life transforming Genius Bootcamp, facilitated by the amazing Shantel McBride. The previous day had been awesome and I had been congratulating myself on my progress. Then of course I had to come home and journal about an ongoing … Continue reading Broken Glass


A note to my AWESOME readers, but especially you: This time of year is always super busy for everyone. That's what makes it so much fun! But it also makes it hard to get everything done you want to, which is why I haven't had the time to upload everything that I've been planning to, … Continue reading Busy


God is wonderful! "Adam fell that men might be, and men are that they might have joy." 2 Ne 2:25 Thanks God for giving me so many rich, beautiful blessings: my family, my friends, lots of work to do, music, painted skies, MOUNTAINS!, fall, the calm of winter, books, poems, science, math, Christmas, delicious food!, … Continue reading Joy

Law of Attraction BS

I don't know about you, but I'm sick of all the BS flying around at super sonic speeds about how if you just think positive, meditate, and act (though the action part is hard to hear in all the commotion of "just think positive") then everything in life will be peachy and easy. I'm fed up to my … Continue reading Law of Attraction BS

Manner of happiness

"And it came to pass that we lived after the manner of happiness." ~Nephi (2 Ne 5:27) 🙂

What’s Life without a Little Fun?

This podcast is available on multiple platforms. See the complete list of platforms on anchor.fm/livelifeblooming After my last post, I think you forgot the fun!, I got some interesting comments and emails. Let me assure you, they all made me laugh! But Deborah has a good point here: "Nancy always brings the fun. How could you forget … Continue reading What’s Life without a Little Fun?

Forgetting Isn’t a Bad Thing

https://open.spotify.com/show/0Tq0Javih815XPGylsg4GI This podcast is available on multiple platforms. See the complete list of platforms on anchor.fm/livelifeblooming Forgetting has gotten a bad wrap. I think it's because we get yelled at as kids for forgetting our homework, our chores, showering... Heck, we get yelled at as adults for forgetting things! But forgetting in and of itself … Continue reading Forgetting Isn’t a Bad Thing