Not sure what happened to January... I really didn't expect to go the entire month without blogging. Especially after feeling like I was making a pretty strong comeback in December after taking so much time off throughout the fall of last year. Anyway... It's February already. I figure now's as good a time as any … Continue reading Hey… It’s Me Again
I'm going to say something that may come across as somewhat controversial. But I hope you'll stick with me... The last few years have been pretty rough, right? I mean, I remember this time last year thinking I wasn't ready for 2022 because I still hadn't recovered from the trauma of 2020. And now, here … Continue reading Reflecting on 2022
I'm not one who typically sets goals for myself at the start of a new year. I'm not a fan of making resolutions. The overwhelming pessimist in me just sees a New Year's resolution as a way to wind up disappointed by the end of February. But I've been thinking about the kind of year … Continue reading Some Goals for 2023
I've been thinking about it for a while. That thought has been the rearrangement of the furniture in my living room. But there's a problem with that... I have a very small living room. I have only so many pieces of furniture that can logically be moved to only so many logical locations in the … Continue reading Rearranging
Here we are. It's Christmas Day. And Blogmas comes to an end. This was a good way for me to return to blogging after taking a couple months off. Though, if I'm being honest, there were several days where coming up with something to write as a Blogmas post was extremely difficult. Those are the … Continue reading On the 25th Day of Blogmas…
Hey kids... I've been at my grandmother's house for the last six hours. It's been a lot of fun... but it's also been a long day. And I'm tired. So I'll just say merry Christmas to all and to all a good night.
It's a Festivus for the rest of us! https://youtu.be/1njzgXSzA-A Festivus does not end until someone pins me!
Each Christmas as our extended family gathers at my grandmother's house, there are certain traditions that take place. One of those annual traditions is a gift exchange among the "grown-ups" in the family. This type of exchange goes by a number of names. I typically refer to it as the "Dirty Santa" exchange. It's the … Continue reading On the 22nd Day of Blogmas…