Category Archives: Holidays

Mother’s Day – Oops?

My husband keeps asking me what I want to do for Mother's Day. This has always been a sticky point for me. I hate the spotlight and generally try to avoid it (sounds funny since I have a website doesn't it). Through the years we've had lunch at my house, his mom's house, gone out…
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Where Has the Time Gone?

Twenty-eight years ago today I married my current husband, my only husband, and the best partner in life I could ever have dreamed of. We married "late" in life (at the time it wasn't as popular as it is now to wait) at the ripe old ages of 28 and 32. I have now been…
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Reality at Christmas

Sometimes I miss being 7. I think that was the perfect age. Old enough to "do stuff" and have some independence, but young enough to not really have a clue of what's going on in life. Christmas is a perfect example of that. Young enough to enjoy the season with no real concept of the…
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The Importance of “Me” During Christmas

Christmas is naturally the time (for most of us) to turn our thoughts to others. We start pondering on the perfect gifts to give, we bake much loved goodies and fix family favorite meals. In our family we take a poll to find out what movies are the favorites for the year that we have…
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