Remember the Reason for the Season

It’s Christmas Eve today, and like most homes at this time of year, we have had our Christmas tree up for awhile. The colourful lights glowing, decorations hanging, and the angel watching over everything. The top section of our artificial tree is leaning some, because the part it’s stuck into has a piece broken off…

Jumping Back In

Today is my last day of a 10 day vacation I took with my husband – though a couple of the days were work related for him. I really enjoyed my time off because I had been feeling stressed from work, and I think I was taking on a little of my husband’s stress as…

Dear Younger Me…

Dear Younger Me, You are beautiful. You are stronger than you think. And, don’t let anyone tell you differently. And don’t believe that you aren’t.  You ARE enough! The world is going to tell you that you have to be pencil-thin and have the latest fashions in style and the right hairstyle and makeup. They…