Share the Love - December 15, 2011 - 10:28pm

This morning, in my rush to take my daughter to pre -school and grab the fixings to make the killer holiday appetizer, I could feel the frustration of the holiday season kicking in. I had just arrived home from a few months of traveling, and was thrown straight from the Thai beaches into the holiday mountain freeze.  My patience with parties and presents, cards and social obligations was a bit tested. There was so much to do….so little time. Right now, I just needed to get out of the house and on my way.    Wreaths of anxiety grabbed at my breath as I tried in vain to find the missing partner of my…

Read More

SEASONED PERCEPTION - November 4, 2010 - 12:42am

I woke up this morning to the smiles of my big baby girl, and a bit of frost on the windows. In full crazy three-year-old fashion, the little being jumped up in the bed and cried  “Look mama! The sun is shining! It’s a beautiful day for the beach!” “Maybe a better day for a hike and a cup of tea”, I replied. “It’s getting a bit cold for the beach! It’s freezing out there! The seasons are always changing little one! The fall is here!” “Its not cold mama! The sun is out! “, she exclaimed as she saw summer through the frost. “I really want to go to the beach! I just…

Read More