Offbeat New Years Resolutions (for the late starters and offbeat readers)

When I was young, each New Year my Dad would gather the family around the table and pull out a big binder. He'd pass out worksheets with bubbled sections entitled "Spiritual, Physical, Emotional, Financial and Personal" and so on. He'd help us set goals for ourselves for the next year and give us a week … Continue reading Offbeat New Years Resolutions (for the late starters and offbeat readers)

14 Off Beat Christmas Movies (to warm your cold dead heart)

Here we are again. Knee deep in the holidays. Thanksgiving has passed and now everyone is allowed to be hyped for Christmas without receiving the stink eye. Thanksgiving is my favorite winter holiday, but I am IN LOVE with the month I get to enjoy Christmas. I love the trees, lights, food, parties, wrapping gifts, … Continue reading 14 Off Beat Christmas Movies (to warm your cold dead heart)

On this day…

On this day in America 17 yrs ago we became collectively scared. Innocent lives were lost and evil prevailed. We're still suffering the effects of these attacks¬†today.¬† But the sun set, the moon rose and set and the sun came up again. September 12th arrived right on time. Not an ounce of us was divided, … Continue reading On this day…

It’s my Birthday!

25 random facts about ME (*cough* I'm not turning 25) 1) My first name is Irish and unusual. I've never met another person with the same name. 2) Outside of the USA, I've traveled to Canada, Mexico, Jamaica, Haiti, Grand Cayman. 3) I've visited 30 of the 50 States. Still waiting to visit Washington, Oregon, … Continue reading It’s my Birthday!