While we may all have our family traditions and special foods to eat to bring in the New Year, these are atop of the list for unusual New Year traditions. Have you ever heard of any of these?
How many of us are determined to make New Year’s resolutions and then we lose steam after the first couple of weeks into the New Year? Since numerous studies have found that...
You never know, you may discover a new addition for your festivities and who does not like a little naughty or nice?
We should be building our communities up, not dividing them up into pie charts. We should be trying to understand why they voted the way that they did instead of blaming everyone else for their sole failure. Continue reading...
It’s not the idea that we’re living in a post-factual period but more that we have been repeatedly lied to by our elected officials and the media, that the trust has been eroded. Continue reading...
Wait...winter didn't actually come? Oh silly Houstonians, winter is for people north of us, but it is colder than it usually is this time of year. It is the perfect weather for yummy sweaters and jackets! I wonder how many of you had to get the fireplace going. I, for one, will say that the … Continue reading Wait…Winter Didn’t Arrive?
ALL ACTIONS HAVE CONSEQUENCES Everything we think and say and do has consequences for us and for others. Like ripples on a pond our actions spread out and affect others because everything is interconnected. And, we need to remember that our actions are irreversible. We can’t always foresee all the consequences of our actions and … Continue reading Can You Handle the Consequences?
There are a lot of things that I appreciate about winter. There are no weeds to pull, no mosquitoes, no fruit flies in the kitchen, and I get to wear blue jeans and boots every day if I want. Of course, there is a down-side to winter, and that down-side is the cold. Getting out … Continue reading Staying Warm in Cold Winter Weather
I have watched in horror and disgust over the last few weeks how there has been a viciousness about who someone voted for. What is most surprising is that it is not coming from the usual complainants or accusers, but rather the ones that said that they held the moral high ground. Remember at the … Continue reading Did She Not Inspire You?
Christmas is a stressful and hectic time. Most people would love to make Christmas shopping easy. It can be difficult to fit everything in and save money while you are doing it. If you are stressed about finding the money and time to get your shopping done, you may want to follow these tips to … Continue reading How To Beat Christmas Shopping Stress