And A Life In Between

Month: December 2015

New year’s resolutions, continued…

New year’s resolutions, continued…

“When you reach for the stars you may not quite get one, but you won’t come up with a handful of mud either.” – Leo Burnett This was the first quote I ever quoted.  I was in grade 11 in high school and had to […]

About new year’s resolutions…

About new year’s resolutions…

With the new year just around I corner, I really can’t believe (wait for the cliché…) how fast this year has gone. This, of course, signals the start of the anxiety and pressure of the new year’s resolution list. You have hardly come up with […]

Love to hate

Love to hate

Between hubby and me we have this running joke about me hating slush puppies. It started on our honeymoon, when he bought a slush puppy to drink and I said “ugh, I don’t drink slush puppies – I hate that stuff”. As it turned out […]

Talking about Christmas… 

Talking about Christmas… 

In 2014 we had the absolute privilege of visiting a small city in Belgium, called Bruges. It was by luck, actually, as I’d never heard of it before someone mentioned it to me while we were still busy planning our holiday.  We did a bit […]

It’s the most wonderful time of the year!

It’s the most wonderful time of the year!

I love December and I love Christmas time.  Love it, love it, love it!  I suppose there is not one thing in particular that stands out; it’s the combination of everything. I love the long warm days with light in the sky until late.  Almost […]

New beginnings

New beginnings

Someone left a picture on my desk at work last week.  It’s a picture of Einstein, with the following quote:  “A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.”  It made me smile.  I think this is so true!  Of course making mistakes […]


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