Mary's Blog

  • Packing for Travel

    I love to travel – explore new cities and countries and find all there is to do in this beautiful world. But I must admit, I have taken way too much stuff with me along the way, and it has taken me a LONG TIME to perfect my travel packing. Here are a few tips I’ve learned the hard way... View Post
  • My 50th Birthday Dinner

    It is a big year for me. I turned 50 in May – an accomplishment I am proud of and a milestone I am feeling completely okay with. And because it is a milestone, I have been thinking about how I would celebrate it, if I could celebrate any way I like. I have always been fascinated by how people ... View Post
  • The Beauty Behind Forgiveness

    I don’t like my blogs to sound preachy, so I’m apologizing in advance for this moment on the pulpit.  But, I've had an interesting experience surrounding the subject of forgiveness that has made me think about it a great deal.  Without going into too much detail, I have had a front row seat to a ... View Post