August 12, 2014

How many wake up calls do you need? It took me three!

Have you or anyone you know had a “wake up” call and still didn’t change anything? My “wake up” call #1 It was June 8th, 2008. I received a phone message from my Brother to say that my Mother had passed away. Yes, a phone message!! She had been ill for 8 years but that didn’t make it any easier when I got the news. I vividly remember a thought I had at the funeral home when I saw my Mother in her casket. It was that you really don’t take anything with you when you die! Of course I knew this but this is when it really hit home. This got me thinking about my own life and how I was striving for more and more external things. Leading to too much stress and excess weight. Why, when I know I can’t take it with me? Why was it […]