Meet Carol.  She is striking her model-pose at the Henri Matisse Exhibit at the San Antonio Museum of Art. Carol is courageously making changes in her life this year by retiring from full time teaching, and preparing for the birth of her first grandchild.  On this day, she joined me at the museum for art appreciation and lunch on the Riverwalk!

Just like the Matisse signature style, life is full of color and ready to be appreciated each day…with friends, family, and even new

During my 40s, I mostly hid in my house…from low self esteem and lack of passion for where I was in life at that moment.  But, along came my wake up call…changes…and realization that life is so short...LIVE IT PASSIONATELY.  That means, when I MATTER, I take time to spend with friends and others, and I get out and experience events which stir my insides…like Matisse!

In fact, the museum was full of groups of women friends enjoying the exhibit together!

What is something you would really like to do? Call a friend and do it!

Remember, you matter and deserve to enjoy life!

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Have a joyful Thursday, everyone!

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