The start of a new year means rededicating yourself to whatever dreams, goals and objectives you want to achieve. For me, a new year happens twice annually – fall, when school is back in session, and Jan. 1. This year, my New Year’s resolution is to attempt to establish realistic goals that I can reach over the course of the entire year, or at least that is my overarching commitment to myself.
So this usually is the time of year when I have time to devote to my hobbies and career development. Long, cold snowy days make it easy to justify staying warm inside reading, cross stitching, scrapbooking or whatever. This year, though, I feel like I just can’t get into anything. I’m more content to justContinue reading “Winter Days”
Another Memorial Day has come and gone. It’s the unofficial start of summer even though school’s not out until later in June. This summer, my six-year-old (going on seven) is not going to daycare. Instead, she’ll spend some time at home with her step-dad, doing things around the house. She’ll help with the garden andContinue reading “Summer’s Here”