Monthly Archives: December 2010

Let it glitter, let it glitter, let it glitter!

It’s that time of year again – the stockings are hung,  the hot chocolate is on the stove, the house smells like pine trees and cinnamon and “It’s a Wonderful Life” is playing softly in the background… oh wait.  It’s … Continue reading

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Abstract Art

I always considered myself a somewhat creative spirit but lack the tools necessary to express that side of my personality, though in my defense, I did give it a significant effort. My list of failed artistic endeavors includes but is … Continue reading

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‘Cause I’m obsessed with you . . .

If it’s 3:00 pm on a weekday afternoon, while the rest of the town is taking their daily siesta, myself, never being much of a napper (plus it’s hard to justify napping when I can sleep till 10) can often … Continue reading

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Celebrate we will

“Celebrate we will for life is short but sweet for certain” – Dave Mathews Band It’s 5:00 in the morning and there’s a parade going on outside my window. Seriously. Trumpets. Drums. Sounds of glee, glory and organized exuberance are … Continue reading

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