I’m stuffed! I guess my eyes were bigger than my stomach… that’s the saying but when I look in the mirror, my stomach is always bigger. This Thanksgiving made sure of that. I was particularly hungry since I embarked on a modest breakfast, knowing what was to come but then disaster struck. My Aunt called saying she was… Continue reading Thanksgiving: Before & After
While blogging 101 may be at its end, it is the start for many of us on a new adventure. Taking what has been learned or even simply touched on, adds the curiosity of what more is out there coaxing us to explore further and stretch our boundaries. Throughout this blogging process, the most important thing… Continue reading Lost in Space
Living in New York, the seasons change and as we approach the Winter months, things get dryer. You don’t notice at first; there is some itching and cracking skin, your hair loses some of its shine and luster, your lips stick together…but add that winter wind and you know DRY season has arrived. The block where I… Continue reading Do I really need a humidifier?
I love a party! Ok, I love the concept of a party: When I think about having a party I imagine everyone showing up, their shoes and coats magically disappearing as they enter the apartment. When I think about having a party, everyone helps themselves to a drink. There is plenty of ice already prepared… Continue reading Celebrate Good Times – Woo Hoo!
Mom opened the door. I bounded toward her but she simply squeezed me like a squeaky toy and mumbled, I’m running to yoga! As she pulled out her yoga mat and dashed to the closet to find her yoga pants she said, I know it’s wrong to be scrambling; I stood at alert, keys poised… Continue reading Living Moment to Moment
Having enjoyed Halloween, and Election Day, and seeing Veterans Day on the horizon, I was thrown into a quandary regarding the recent debate on retail stores selling Christmas products so early. The tradition is, that as soon as Santa flies past Macy’s department store at the end of the Thanksgiving Day Parade – it is… Continue reading Retail Tails
The first Tuesday in November – Election Day! I am usually a stickler for following all holidays but this one nearly slipped past my radar – gasp! It’s true, I hadn’t given it much thought, since there was truly nothing going on where I live to vote on. Maybe a referendum at best, but that hardly… Continue reading Election Day… Really?!