Monthly Archives: December 2012

The End… … of 2012

What seems popular at this time of year, is to look back on the year and pick highlights.  As one who doesn’t usually follow the crowd… I’ll do it anyway. 2012 began (definitely a highlight. The Children had Birthdays!!! Finding … Continue reading

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From the End of the Earth and Back

Of the many truths I learned from my parents one truth that stands out from a young age is that, no matter where I am my parents will go to the ends of the earth and back for me. I’m … Continue reading

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Amazon Kindle Fire Giveaway!!!

I have been asked, many times “What kind of Juicer should I get for the juice fast?!” and it’s a great question! Quick recap – I’m doing a juice fast starting on January 3rd, there’ll be a new give-away to … Continue reading

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Red Letter Day of Destiny!!!

Not every day is one where you can feel absolutely accomplished… but today sure was. When I can’t, for one reason or another, go to the gym in a week an interesting thing happens.  I regain my strength.  The cycle … Continue reading

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Race to the New Year!

This time of year is always the hardest for me… it’s the space between Christmas, which was a big deal, and New Years, which is a very hyped deal.  It makes me think back to a New Years Eve many … Continue reading

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Now What? The Gift of Silence

The day after Christmas is a great time for shopping, but as the lights on the streets begin to wink out. It’s also a time of contemplation. “Let’s run that card again.” The teller suggested “I don’t know why it … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas 2012!!!

It’s the sound of sleigh bells,  it’s the glow of Christmas lights. There is a feeling that comes when the Children come into the room Christmas morning and say “Daddy, Santa was here, GET UP!!!”  but there’s a feeling even … Continue reading

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The Spirit of Christmas – Traditions

As it is said in “Fiddler on the Roof”  “It is because of our traditions that each of us knows who he is, and what God Expects him to do.”  and at no time during the year is this more … Continue reading

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Some Random Things

If a dream is a wish that your heart makes, then it’s a very good thing my brain makes a few wishes too. A Few Random Things: As I find peace within myself I find I am more open to … Continue reading

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Gingerbread Park

The lessons I enjoy the most, and the ones I learn the most from, are often not the same kind of thing at all! Today I learned: How to make Royale Icing (This does not include following the recipe by … Continue reading

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