Wow, hard to believe that tomorrow marks December 1, 2009! To commenorate the amazing year that 2009 has been I have decided to participate in Gwen Bell’s “ Best of 2009 challenge“. Here are the details: Share your best moments of 2009 over the course of December. Don’t get hung up on details or length […]
It is American Thanksgiving and to celebrate my American heritage I have decided to dedicate this Love Thursday to “giving thanks”. Unfortunately I won’t be having a turkey today, but I will be thinking of my friends across the world who are celebrating today and I will be thankful for so many wonderful things. Here […]
I have been reading the book, “The Element How Finding your Passion Changes Everything” by Sir Ken Robinson. I have always loved listening to and reading Robinson’s podcasts and books, specifically those related to how schools kill creativity. “The Element” showcases a variety of famous and not-so-famous people and how finding their passion changed their […]
conversation with jeff today: Me: You always seem to know exactly what I need. Jeff: Well you just needed a good kick in the ass.
This is a beautiful story about a young women who I believe beat cancer. http://www.storycenter.org/stories/index.php?cat=6
It’s love thursday today and this week I am focusing on giving. With the holidays approaching I think it is a good time to focus on giving vs. receiving. There is something about giving a gift to a friend, co worker, or family member that always brings a smile to my face. I regularly mail […]
So I have a slight addiction. Each night after dinner I have to feed this addiction. I start off wavering, thinking “Oh I don’t need that!” and then addiction takes control. I jump off the couch, race to the kitchen, and grab one of the best chocolate chip muffins ever. These are home made chocolate […]
I admit it, I sometimes make rash decisions. I am not patient and I like to be spontaneous with decisions. Having said that, I also see the time and need for reflection. So in the spirit of Love Thursday, today’s posting is dedicated to reflection and “being present”. So many days I just rush through […]