Happy Samhain

I try not to immerse myself in political, or social issues too often.  There is too much emotion attached, and not enough information and truth being taken into consideration.  Today, I'm going to make an exception to that rule.  There is an issue that has been being pushed over the last several years, and this … Continue reading Happy Samhain

Valentine’s Day

Right now it's still morning, for me.  While many of you are already in the process of getting ready to go out to a romantic dinner, or special date with your significant other, in my house, I'm still waking up, and my husband is still asleep. Valentine's Day for us is not a big deal.  … Continue reading Valentine’s Day

The Spirit of Christmas

Today I want to dedicate my post to those who cannot be with their families and loved ones today.  This post is for those working in medical facilities, emergency services, call centers, stores, military, etc.  But this post is also dedicated to those who may have the day off, but can't be with their loved … Continue reading The Spirit of Christmas

Celebrating Time

Imagine what life would be like if we didn't have to worry about schedules, birthdays, holidays, meetings.... How nice would that be?  I can tell you, that it is very nice.  When my husband and I got serious and moved in together, that was one of the biggest changes in my life.  I am grateful … Continue reading Celebrating Time

The Most Wonderful Gift

The last couple of days I've been feeling very retrospective, as I always am at this time of year.  I'm certain most of us go through the same thing.  Another year older, and what does it mean?  Also, because the holiday season is here, the new year is coming, and so has the greed. It … Continue reading The Most Wonderful Gift

Being Grateful

As I sit here this morning, with my turkey cooking in the oven, and the warm smells wafting through the house, I have to  take a moment and recognize how different things are for me now, than they were in my childhood on holidays.  And I have to recognize how truly grateful I am for … Continue reading Being Grateful