How I survived the Christmas madness
I hate to admit it but I’ve gotten caught up in the busyness of the season. My sister and I are entrepreneurs after all and it’s very hard to take a breather and slow down. We’ve written about this topic...
Thank you for 30 days of blogging
Nothing has prevented me from this challenge. As I was harping on my sister to post this blog that I'd written 2 hours earlier the power went out. Just as we were about to head out the door to head...
Home is where your memories are
I longingly read a magazine article that recalled the author going to their childhood home for Christmas and tucking their young family into the beds that they slept in as children. “Does that still exist in this transient society” I...
Food. Glorious. Food.
Have you heard?  It’s pie season.  Last week in church the pastor started talking about how much he loved pie, then he started naming the flavours and honestly, I got so sidetracked on pies I don’t remember the sermon. A...
Service with a smile
To get a package from point A to point B requires several steps.  Wrap the package and affix the correct address.  Gather yourself together with sufficient postage money and go to the post office.  Yes there will be a long...
Beauty in the Tried, Tired & True
I remember it clearly almost as if it was yesterday. My friends and I would squeeze our feet into our pointe shoes like it was a rite of passage and get ready for our ballet class to begin. I had the...
Stealing Away Moments of Quiet Gratitude
With the rush of life and the constant whirl of never ending things to do I've been reminded lately to enjoy the quiet moments in life.  The first reminder came in early March when a dear friend I've known for...