Tis the season

Hello!!  I promise I haven’t been intentionally ignoring this blog.  I’m bad at taking the few spare minutes I have during the day to jot down notes of what I want to say, so by the time I get to the computer, I am blank. The holidays have been busy, but this year I tried […]

Deck the Halls!

Our first Christmas together, Dave and I found a German tradition about ornaments that specifies 12 special ornaments to put on your tree to ensure happiness to a newlywed couple in the coming years.  You’re supposed to put all 12 on the first year, but we have dragged it out.  We figured that collecting them […]

Random Acts of Kindness

Wow.  This year I feel so blessed.  I’ve always wanted to be in the position to donate to good causes or help out the needy or just do good things but, unfortunately, I’ve usually been on the receiving end of that kindness and therefore not able to do it for other people.  This year, however, I […]