The Winter Blues Aren’t A Myth

I can't believe that January is half over, and so far it hasn't been a bad winter. But I still have the winter blues.  The Christmas season was so busy, with no time to slow down.  And while our winter has not been bad, so far, I am so ready for it to be over.  Winter is just a bad time for me.  I don't like the dark, the cold, and especially the snow.  We have been lucky to this point that we have only had a little bit. I shouldn't be complaining, but I am literally begging for Spring.  Dreaming of open windows, birds singing, green grass, and longer nights. One of the first things I look forward to is time change.  Even if it's still … [Read more...]


Sunshine Is Good For The Soul

When I look at the calendar, it's hard to believe that the end of February is almost upon us.  It just seemed like the new year began, and here we are almost 2 full months into it.  Well, you will get no complaints from this blogger.  I thrive on sunshine, long nights, warm breezes, and open windows.  During the winter, I mark the passing of time by when it gets dark.  Darkness means a few good things, like Big Daddy J on his way home from work or evening television with the family.  But I can't deny it, the fact that it is no longer pitch black at 5pm makes me want to dance and sing(don't worry, I will spare you the … [Read more...]

what i learned this week

What I Learned This Week~February 21st

*I learned that I am not immune to how I feel in a good pair of jeans.  And that I am not immune to how I feel when hubby looks at me when wearing those good pair of jeans. *I learned that moving from FT to PT was the best decision I could have made.  I am much more content, and more bearable to live with. *I learned that menu planning is a good thing.  However, it is not good for accumulating gas points because you are not running to the store several times a week for forgotten items. *I learned that I am very excited that it is staying light out later at night.  Time change is only 3 weeks away, and I really cannot wait. *I … [Read more...]

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