Music you should hear: The xx
(Source) I’m not sure how I missed them for the last four years, but I’m so happy to have discovered the British indie pop group, The xx. Consisting of Romy Madley…February 14, 2013
Mardi, puis Mercredi
Zoe and Callie Cabbage Patch all decked out for Mardi Gras. So yesterday we celebrated Mardi Gras or Shrove Tuesday with fruit filled pastries, beads, jazz, reggae and beans and…February 13, 2013
An addendum to the “pursuit”.
My friend David passes along an interesting little tidbit on the phrase “the pursuit of happiness” related to my post here. He writes: “During the times of the Founding…January 17, 2013
The Pursuit of H̶a̶p̶p̶i̶n̶e̶s̶s̶ Meaning
Walking out of “The Pursuit of Happyness” starring Will Smith years ago, I was moved. I wiped away a stray tear and asked my dad and stepmom their opinions of…January 15, 2013
This past week has been a busy one. Spent more time with my dad than I had in years. My nephews and niece all packed into our apartment for a Wii…January 12, 2013
I got a shout out!
I got a shout out from April Byrd of Breath of Life Daily (BOLD). She’s a very talented writer and incredibly positive and uplifting. And, she has the cutest…January 7, 2013
On being a world explorer…
I found a new book I’d love to read (and gift to friends): “How to be an Explorer of the World : Portable Life Museum” by Keri Smith. From Brain Pickings Weekly:…January 7, 2013
Zoe’s First Tweet
At just 17 months, Zoe commandeered my Twitter. Her first tweet? The very simple, but very strong, “u”.January 3, 2013
If you came here from Mark Shea’s blog…
Welcome! I’m glad you clicked the link. Please come back soon! I figured I’d write this to answer a few questions that might be floating around in your head. What is wrong…January 1, 2013
Romancing the ordinary.
On Thursday, my friend Kawania stopped by to pick up a flash drive. She was just leaving her job as an elementary school teacher, and as I opened the door to let…January 1, 2013
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