How You Can Challenge Your Brain By Playing The Piano, Again?

A New Challenge I decided a needed a new challenge and playing the piano would be that challenge. I wanted to: 1. Re-learn my piano skills to stimulates my brain activity. 2. Play the piano becauase it involves hand eye coordination. 3. A challenge to improve and maintain my cognitive functioning. My Piano Memories I…

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My Secrets To Discover Buried Treasures In Your Office!

Yellow Brain Clean Up Plan Today, I am continuing my Yellow Brain Clean Up My Office Plan to clean out the large file drawers in my office. I began last Friday, worked through last weekend, and continuing this week. My Goal My goal is to complete this project and then begin writing my new book,…

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How Can You Trim Things Back In Your Life To Be Happier and Healthier?

Trimming Back My Gardens Today,  I spent the morning and early afternoon trimming back the dead and browned out flowers from our perennial flower gardens. It was a tedious and time consuming job. However, now I feel a sense of accomplishment that the gardens look well trimmed and pretty again. My Beloved Father’s Garden Shears…

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Is Your Brain “Pot-bound”?

How Does Your Brain Feel? Do you every feel like your brain is bound up and your thoughts are going in circles? I thought about this metaphor, today while I was transplanting 3 of my Christmas Cactus plants that I have had for 20 years. Encircling Your Brain? When I took the plants out of…

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“A Woman of Valor” to Celebrate International Women’s Day

Honoring Women Yesterday was International Women’s Day. A day to establish a gender equal world; celebrate women’s achievement; raise awareness against bias, and take action for equality. It was a day to honor the women in our lives, our communities, countries, and around the world! A Woman of Valor I have always love the Proverbs…

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Clues to Solve An Environmental Mystery

Change in the Weather Last Thursday, I posted a message on my all social media sites abut the temperature going up to 25 degrees, in Chicago, snow was falling, the sun was shining, and the robins were swarming all over our snow covered trees. The sparrows were also flying around our home and resting on…

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Please, Edit The Words You Write and Speak!

I know my Blue Brain often is too creative and misspells words. However, not using the Precise Green and Correct Yellow definition of a word drives me and some of my fellow author’s crazy! My Green/Yellow Editor’s Brain gets a “Wacky Word Workout” when I read what others write and listen to them speak. This…

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Brain Colors Dampen Fuming Frustration

Last Monday, I sent out the Prince Shayna Musical Announcement. My Yellow Brain wanted people to have enough time to put the date on their calendar. Unexpectedly on Thursday, I received an email informing me that the date, time and ticket price had been changed! My frustration was fuming! My Yellow Brain was upset that I had not been…

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Imagination Preview in Color

Albert Einstein (a Green Brainer) said, “Your imagination is your preview of life’s coming attractions.” According to the Merriam Webster Dictionary, IMAGINATION has a variety of definitions. I have highlighted specific words that are key to each of the 4 Brain Colors. 1. The power of forming a mental image of something not present to the senses…

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