Happy New Year!I would apologize for not posting all the end-of-year ideas that have been swimming around in my brain for the last month, but honestly, I'm not sorry because I was enjoying a glorious vacation from all things "plugged" (with the exception of TV... hello, HBO was replaying season three of True Blood).A relatively… Continue reading One little word on 1/1/11
Thanks to everyone who weighed in on yesterday's post. I was happy to read what I wanted to hear, which was quality over quantity. And now back to our regularly scheduled program...A few weeks ago, the potential for a great opportunity, one that seemed practically perfect in every way (yep, just like Mary Poppins), presented itself to… Continue reading Unanswered prayers
I'm coming out of my cave. No, that's nothing like coming out of the closet.image sourceA former colleague once observed that when an outside force causes a major shift in my best laid plans, I sit in a metaphorical corner for a few days and lick my wounds. This time the corner was a cave.… Continue reading Is this thing still on?
Happy New Year!Like the tree? Yeah, it's not ours (the non-papered walls should have been a dead giveaway that it's not even our house). The Great Christmas Fail of 2009 resulted in us snapping pictures in front of everyone else's trees this year. Fortunately, we actually know the owner of this one.Today, I did not… Continue reading And so it begins
It's taken a year, but my iPhone finally speaks my language. Admittedly, its vocabulary is not very sophisticated (but then again, neither am I).MBS: This stands for My Beautiful Stranger, and she is the one I text with several times a day, each and every day (except for Mondays when we are estranged by our… Continue reading iPhone Speak
At the end of 2008, Ali Edwards challenged her readers to embrace One Little Word for 2009. In typical Cheryl fashion, I'm a bit behind schedule. Not rising to the occasion on time would normally cause me to berate myself, but I'm not going to do that.Who am I and what have I done with… Continue reading My one little word