birthdays and wish lists

Growing up, I would get so frustrated on birthdays or Christmas when  my parents would say “good kids” when asked about what they wanted. Because first of all, how can you get someone something they already have (*grin*) and second of all, that’s not exactly something I could go out…

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long weekend

Waking up on a holiday Monday is far different than waking up on a normal Saturday or Sunday. I think maybe it’s because there’s no rush to do anything. All of my normal weekend errands have been run, and today’s just a day for me. So today I actually slept…

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post-holiday

Every year it seems the holiday season gets shorter, but I know that it’s likely because my mind is busy with other things and I don’t have the same time to devote to the holiday excitement. Of course last year I think it actually was shorter since Thanksgiving fell a…

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