Monday Musings ~ December 12

Happy Monday! How are you this second Monday in December? It snowed in Terre Haute last week. Not a huge amount like other parts of the country is getting, but enough to cover the ground and to see snowflakes. It was pretty exciting considering we’ve never lived in snow before. Everything looks so pretty right […]

10 on 10: December 2013

10 pictures on the 10th day of the month to show the beauty in a regular day. December 10, 2013 Walking to school on a chilly San Diego morning. We pass this tree every day on our walk to and from school. I love the ornaments hanging from the tree — very SoCal. I dressed […]

Hanukkah Happenings

A few photos from the first few days of the Festival of Lights … Sophie’s preschool Hanukkah show (she’s in the back row with the polka dot dress) … The family photo (coming soon to a holiday card near you) … Our 14th year celebrating Hanukkah together … Lighting candles … Vintage school bus menorah […]

The Joy of Pine Cones

It was one of those beautiful San Diego fall/winter days, where the sun was shining brightly and the air was crisp, cool, and the wind blowing overhead. Sophie and I decided to enjoy the day by going on a hunt for pine cones. There are several towering pine trees lining our streets that lead to […]

What Kind of Day Is It?

I write a column for my local community magazine where I highlight cultural holidays that occur each month. While recently doing this research, I realized that there are some fascinating days out there. Let me assure you, there is a day for EVERYTHING! Lets take December for example. You thought it was the month for […]