Catty Pool- high dive!

Month: March 2015

Catty Pool- high dive!

Catty Pool- high dive!

When I was young, my family spent our summers in Catasauqua, Pennsylvania. Catty for short.   These were great summers spent running around outside catching lightening bugs or swimming in the Catty pool or playing make believe with my brothers and sisters. There was one ritual during these summers, when we reached a certain age, that scared me beyond words. The high-dive at the Catty pool was the scariest thing to me.  When I turned 8 years old, I was summoned by my Dad and his best friend, Wabs.  It was time for me to jump off the high dive and plunge to my death,

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Goals, Schmoals!

Goals, Schmoals!

I am a goal setter.  I like to sit for a couple hours sometime in December (okay, it usually ends up being January) and plan what I am going to work on for the year.  It is a great way to reflect on what I have done in the past year and focus on what’s ahead. A few years ago, I stumbled upon a copy of the book, Best Year Yet and started using it to set my goals and intentions for the year.  I love the question format that Jinny Ditzler has set up and now they have a website to

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