Amazing and Bright

Christmas around these parts was amazing and bright; and relaxing and wonderful. It started off very early as all my mornings do with a dog walk at 6:30 AM. As I walked along, I was surprised that two many houses with kids were still dark, with no lights on, and no early morning christmas bustling.…

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One Holiday at a Time Please

I love this time of year. Well mostly I do. I don’t mind that the weather is colder; but I am not such a fan of the darkness so early. I love the holidays, but one at a time PLEASE! We have gone right from the mind numbing political advertisement season, into the over the…

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Happy 4th of July

All great things must come to an end. How cliche is that? But gosh don’t I feel this way at the end of every good weekend. Yesterday CTR, the kids and I headed to Walden Pond and it was so nice to swim! It sounds crazy I know but I don’t get to actually swim…

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A Digital Nativity Story

OK so I am a few days late but I stumbled across THE BEST post today. Sweet Faerie Designs who did the design of my blog, also did a design for Dana t Bungalow’56, so I popped over to check out her design. She had the most fantastic post on The Digital Nativity Story Brought…

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Sleeping Christmas Dogs

You know what they say, “let sleeping dogs lie”, at least until the cats come sneaking in and all hell breaks loose. LOL. That was what my day was like today – Christmas and all! I awoke not to a noise on the roof of 8 tiny reindeer but to the noise of a dog…

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Merry Christmas

Simple is beautiful. Quiet and calm is wonderful. Hustle and bustle has it’s place but peaceful is well, it’s great too. I think this is the first Christmas Eve in a long time where I have been utterly relaxed and it feels pretty fantastic. Mom and Dad came over around 4:00 PM and we had…

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Errands of Joy

Sometimes you can find joy in the most unexpected places! Today Wh*le  Fo*ods was an adult version of the North Pole. It was PACKED but everyone was in a great mood! They were giving out freebies, still stocking the shelves, and finding JOY in the produce! While I was waiting to pick up some mini…

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