Today is my birthday. January 13, 1962 is the year that my mother was granted her wish, to have a baby girl.

I can say that I've lived a full life but not a miraculously successful one. I still find the dependence of others a problem I'm trying to resolve. I do have businesses in IT consulting, writing assignments and articles, and now I've even partnered up with my daughter to knit and crochet hats, scarves, baby items, and afghans. This is a fun adventure I've put myself on.

I hope to invite all members of my world, whether Facebook, inHouston, Twitter, or whomever to take a jump with me and let's see if the water is warm thanks to the reported global warming, oh, sorry, Climate Change. If you get cold, I have hats and scarves and can get an afghan together for you to buy.

As for 2010, my resolution is to re-invent Kate. I have been doing little things, have to do bigger things. My hair is now permed in a nice loose curl, I had my brown with silver hair colored to a lovely dark auburn with highlights, and have contact lenses I've been trying to put into my eyes successfully more than once a month. I will be exercising and eating better and my biggest resolution is to stay calm. Even though the world is full of stress that is no reason to fly off the handle.

What is your resolution? The normal "lose weight" or "get that degree" are great prospects as much as becoming a doctor, or changing jobs, or staying calm are. As long as you stick to it do you know what you've done? You've accomplished something! Sticking to your plans is hard. If you don't succeed in your mind then you won't succeed in reality. But... by not giving up you've shown success. Good for you!

Now, Happy Birthday to me.... and hope that all your days are bright for you.

Kate

Views: 6

Comment

You need to be a member of InHouston to add comments!

Join InHouston

 

Click Here For Jobs Listings

Sponsors

This Month: [open]

Previous Recent Sponsors:

Cafe Monteverde

Featured Non-Profit:

Charity Cup

[more info here]

 

NEW Become a Sponsor

Latest Latest Activity on InHouston Feed Featured Blog Articles on InHouston


Add a comment to any profile you are viewing now


Working Capital

Need Cash To Grow?
B2B Company?
Request More Info


Advertising

All Blog Posts

 

Latest Activity

Josie Ramirez updated their profile
Wednesday
Josie Ramirez updated their profile photo
Wednesday
Suzan Orr updated their profile
Tuesday
Daniel Martens updated their profile
Feb 7

InHouston
Eric Standlee shared their blog post on Facebook
Jan 31

InHouston
Eric Standlee liked Eric Standlee's blog post POLITICS -- Eric Standlee Endorsements
Jan 31

InHouston
Eric Standlee posted a blog post

POLITICS -- Eric Standlee Endorsements

Politics is important and I'd like to share what I believe are good candidates:Ted CruzPaul SimpsonJudge, Harris County Civil Court at Law No. 2 Theresa ChangEric Standlee (me)CD 2 No single pick: Havens, Balat, Crenshaw, Lurie, Walker…See More
Jan 31
Christopher Daugherty updated their profile
Jan 29

About

Badge

Loading…

© 2018   Created by Eric Standlee.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service