On This Morn

“I will honour Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year. I will live in the Past, the Present, and the Future. The Spirits of all Three shall strive within me. I will not shut out the lessons that they teach!” “I am as light as … Continue Reading On This Morn

Introspective Travels

A sort of repost from almost a decade ago. I watched Planes, Trains and Automobiles early this morning, per my Thanksgiving tradition. I still love this movie, one of John Hughes’ finest moments. The reason it really resonates for me is the two central characters. Candy plays Dell Griffiths so … Continue Reading Introspective Travels

Earth Day

Was yesterday. Kids got up early, ran down the stairs, sat around the earth day tree. Everyone loves the earth day tree…covered in lights (never actually lit or plugged in to preserve energy) and decorated with paper ribbons, everyone starts giving gifts tha-what? You didn’t do that? Me either. I … Continue Reading Earth Day

The War on Christmas!!!

  By the way, the Holiday Tree in Rhode Island debacle culminated in some folks interrupting the ceremony for the lighting of a pagan symbol by singing a secular holiday song to protest not calling it a Christmas Tree.