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The Struggle is Real

I recently printed off a picture to hang on the chalkboard in my kitchen.  It says:  Sorry for the things I said in winter.  Sigh….but such a true reflection of my bad attitude.  I am trying to maintain my resolve to not simply endure winter but, perhaps, even “make friends” with winter.  I knew it… Read More The Struggle is Real

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Why I Make Resolutions

Resolutions.  Just the word can make many of us cringe.  And, for others, there is plenty of eye-rolling and even disgust.  Not exactly sure why the idea of “making resolutions” evokes such emotion but, according to my highly technical and scientifically accurate research (of asking random friends and family), many of us have super strong… Read More Why I Make Resolutions

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Two New Traditions

Happy Hump Day – the one right in between Christmas and the new year!  I’ve heard some folks really don’t like this week but, personally, I thoroughly enjoy it.  And need it.  I love(!!) new beginnings and, yes, next week is one of the best (new week, new month, new year, oh wow)! As much… Read More Two New Traditions

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A Little Christmas Cheer

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas.  And feel like it (with the joy of having my family together).  And taste like it, too!  And I suppose it should with only a week to go!  Although not completely intentional, there seems to be a bit of a “blog break” around here since Jordan arrived… Read More A Little Christmas Cheer

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Just Checking In

Happy Tuesday.  Tuesday after Thanksgiving.  Are you still looking at leftovers?  Trying to get creative with that last bit of turkey?  One more perk to going away….no leftovers to fuss about.  And no leftovers is a rather nice thing for my hubbie.  He has never been a fan of leftovers…while I’ve never been one to… Read More Just Checking In