"Bottom line, we all get to figure out where we grow best. When it’s time to put down roots and when it’s time to replant and regrow — sunshine or shade or maybe even a little of both," writes Jill Pertler.
"From my very limited research, along with (extensive) lifetime experience, I’ve concluded that happiness is a habit. As with all habits, it gets easier and more natural with practice," writes Jill Pertler.
"This year, I am thankful for memories. And feelings. And the life I’ve lived so far (been blessed with so far) because it has been wonderful. We are told not to look back, not to look forward, but to stay in the present, but today I’m indulging myself," writes Jill Pertler.