Birthday Revelations

A few days ago I celebrated my 28th Birthday.     It was a perfectly fine day with work in the morning and a nice meal out with my lovely husband in the evening.   However, there was one difference from a typical day with a nice meal out with my lovely husband.   The … Continue reading

Things that make me happy – April 9, 2013

1) Sunshine. 2) Warmer temperatures. 3) Progress on the house. 4) Mid-week dinner parties with friends. 5) Finding the perfect buttons for my first hand knitted sweater for myself. 6) Starting the day with a site visit to a construction project just getting started. 7) Being greeted with a very enthusiastic “Good Morning!” by a … Continue reading

Time keeps moving forward

The one guarantee of this life is that time keeps moving forward. My life has been so full for the past several months that I see to be constantly remarking about the passage of time.  Weeks slip though my fingers in a flurry of activity interspersed with a few necessary stolen moments of quiet. The list of … Continue reading

Merry Giftmas!

Merry Giftmas!

I have rediscovered my love for Christmas in the last few years.  My joy in the season is not built upon the anticipation of any presents I get, but for the feeling I get when I give one that I think someone is really going to like.  My eager anticipation / trepidation grows when it … Continue reading