Who am I? Why am I here? What is my purpose Get rid of my fear Where am I going How far will I go Across the universe I just do not know Which way do I turn When I cannot see? What's in front of me is it who I should be? How do... Continue Reading →
Raising children is really hard sometimes. These days, whenever I get caught up in the day-to-day struggles with grades, chores, and other stressful challenges - I try to remind myself of who my children really are: 1. They are kind, caring and insightful. 2. They are respectful of others 3. They are not mean-spirited, or... Continue Reading →
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I have been reading back through some of my blog posts and realize how extremely random this blog is. I think I have something that a coworker calls "IDD" - Information Deficit Disorder. This blog is proof of my inability to focus on any one thing for long. I read blogs by other folks that... Continue Reading →
There is something very un-Zen about all of this. No wonder why I want to move to the mountains and live like a hobbit. It is probably questionable whether the spiffy electronic coffee pot can be considered technology. Or the microwave. Or the high-performance dishwasher. Either way, these are just one example of a day in my oh-so-plugged-in life. 5:00 am: cell phone... Continue Reading →
Personal overnight retreat in Middleburg with Marybeth to work on plans for the future Annual Lord of the Rings Trilogy marathon at the Arlington Cinema & Drafthouse Birthday weekend trip with my best friend Dawn - vineyard tours, hikes in the Shenandoah, day at the spa, shopping, and staying at a B&B built in the early... Continue Reading →
I was working on my laptop at the dining room table the other day when my 9 year old daughter came running downstairs with some paper in-hand, asking if she could talk to me. She sat down in the chair next to me and told me that I needed to pay attention for this. I... Continue Reading →
I am a Zappos.com junkie - I spend hours on that site browsing shoes, adding things to my favorites, sharing with friends - who knew that there could be a 'social media' outlet for the shoe-obsessed? Don't get me wrong - you will not get the best bargain on shoes here, what you will get... Continue Reading →