Because What December Really Needed, Was More To Do

The prodigal has returned (briefly, anyway). Thanks to those of you who have e-mailed or asked me where I’ve been. I’ve increased my hours at work this year and have thoroughly enjoyed taking… Continue reading

Better Late Than Not At All

It happened. I’m one of those bloggers. The kind I removed from my own newsfeed and (*gasp*) de-linked because they didn’t update regularly. After 3 years of weekly challenges, I took a break,… Continue reading

Year 3: Complete

Take 52 Week #52: Complete Another year, in the books. It seems like the world picks up speed and time flies faster and faster the further I get into this journey of life. Colin… Continue reading

A Day Late & A Photo Short

Take 52 Week #51: Warmth “Christmas is a blanket that warms our cold hearts.” ~Toni Sorenson For the first time in 3 years of photo themes, I didn’t get the blog up on time.… Continue reading

A Touch of Wonder

Take 52 Week #50: Touch This weekend is Christmas with my family, including my sister, her hubby and their 2 darling boys. At ages 2 and 4, they have memories of Christmas now, and… Continue reading

Morning Has Broken

Take 52 Week #49: Again This has been one of the busiest weeks I can remember. Employees in a school the week of Christmas concerts, should be given hazard pay. Add outside music practices and… Continue reading

Family Heirlooms

Take 52 Week #48: Family When I first got married, I did what most new brides did; I went out and bought the most impractical and ridiculous colour co-ordinated Christmas decorations. My mantle matched… Continue reading

Time Flies

Take 52 Week #47: Fleeting This time last year, I wrote about my favourite holiday tradition, the Festival of Trees. A few days ago, I managed to convince my teenagers that it was still… Continue reading

Clear As Mud

Take 52 Week #46: Mud Obviously, the people planning these photo themes do not live in the Canadian tundra in November.  Mud? That’s so last month. In an odd twist of weirdness, we haven’t… Continue reading

Warm Fuzzy

Take 52 Week #45: Fuzzy As soon as Halloween is over, my kids start begging. I don’t give in until after Remembrance Day, but it’s a tradition that hasn’t been outgrown – Christmas bedding.… Continue reading