Month: December 2012

The Death of 2012

Where shall I begin? I don’t remember much about January, but I do remember I was itching for a change. By February, not to sound cliché-ish, I had received some news that would change my life forever.  March brought spring and…

The Truth About Christmas

Maybe you started your shopping too late or maybe certain wishes were out of your price range.  Perhaps you didn’t hold up your end of the deal; or maybe you did, but someone wound up on the naughty list. Bottom…

Fly on the Wall

This house is nuts. We should have our own reality show. How many times do you find yourself saying this? If you’re like me, probably more often than not. Have you ever wondered what it would be like to catch a…

Life & Cookies

We all take for granted opportunities, the time we’ve been given, the people in our lives. There is nothing like a traumatic event to remind us of our mortality. I am sick of these horrible stories.   We are all…

Powerball & The Wizard of Odds

Like so many others, I purchased the winning ticket at a neighboring 7-11, and by 8 o’clock it was burning a hole in my hand and in my subconscious.  I had spent, donated, paid all my bills and the bills of…