#FamilyFriday, January 18, 2019

“That’s what people do who love you. They put their arms around you and love you when you’re not so lovable.” –Deb Caletti “Home isn’t where you’re from, it’s where you find light when all grows dark.” –Pierce Brown “Siblings: children of the same parents, each of whom is perfectly normal until they get together.” –Sam Levenson **This “book” was […]

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Rice Krispie Treats And Family Memories

“What keeps me motivated is not the food itself but all the bonds and memories the food represents.-Michael Chiarello “In the childhood memories of every good cook, there’s a large kitchen, a warm stove, a simmering pot, and a mom.” -Barbara Costikyan The recipe I am going to share with you isn’t grand or magnificent and it probably won’t be served at some […]

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Do You Have A Time Out Space?

“I felt my lungs inflate with the onrush of scenery—air, mountains, trees, people. I thought, “This is what it is to be happy.” –Sylvia Plath “The mountains are calling and I must go.” –John Muir “I like this place and could willingly waste my time in it.” –William Shakespeare “Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience.” –Ralph Waldo […]

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December 26 – Christmas Joy 2018

“Christmas doesn’t come from a store, maybe Christmas perhaps means a little bit more.” -Dr. Seuss, How the Grinch Stole Christmas “What kind of Christmas present would Jesus ask Santa for?” -Salman Rushdie, Fury “I will honor Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year.” -Charles Dickens, A Christmas Carol Santa’s Village This year we got to go to […]

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December 17 – Time Management During the Busy Holiday Season.

“Christmas gives us the opportunity to pause and reflect on the important things around us.” -David Cameron “Like snowflakes, my Christmas memories gather and dance — each beautiful, unique, and gone too soon.” -Deborah Whipp “Christmas waves a magic wand over the world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful.” -Norman Vincent Peale “I will honor Christmas in my […]

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December 13 – Joy to the World

The Paradoxical Commandments People are illogical, unreasonable, and self-centered. Love them anyway. If you do good, people will accuse you of selfish ulterior motives. Do good anyway. If you are successful, you will win false friends and true enemies. Succeed anyway. The good you do today will be forgotten tomorrow. Do good anyway. Honesty and frankness make you vulnerable. Be […]

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