Dream big! I have heard this phrase a lot in the past few weeks. The people I have heard it from don’t know (or at least didn’t at the time) about this blog. They didn’t know that I am in the habit of dreaming bigger because I know that my dreams will come true. … More Unexpected Encouragement and Sisterhood
Why do we invite certain people to some parties and not others? Why do we even invite the people that we do invite? Obligation? Kindness? Do you even know why you keep inviting that crazy uncle that you have the vodka from? There are simple answers. For example… When having a child’s birthday party – … More Invitations: Obligations or Reminders of Love
“I love it when a plan comes together” – John “Hannibal” Smith, A-Team (TV show) I am a planner. But when things ‘just happen’, I have witnessed wonderful things happen! In the past few months there have been a few days that have gone completely not as planned. I count those days as some of the … More We don’t need no stinking plans!
Sometimes I wait to feel moved before I write. Other times it just feels like the ‘write’ thing to do. (I couldn’t resist that one.) This one is a little bit of both. I passed one of our VPs the other day in the hall and he said, “Look at you. You’re always smiling.” My … More Find Inspiration. Choose happy.
I wanted to write this and post it a couple of days ago but the week has been filled with fun and laughter and tasks to get ready for a birthday party. It has been an amazing week! Dear Bambino, 8 years and 2 days ago, I gave birth to an amazing little human. You! … More Happy Birthday, Bambino! or What I Have Learned From You, My Son
We are animals. We can’t help it, that’s how we were created. And it’s not a bad thing. Personally I think that when we remember we are animals we are also reminded that sometimes instinct takes over and keeps us safe. Instinct keeps our loved ones out of harm’s way. Instinct can be powerful and … More We will be victorious
We were invited to a food event which celebrated the delicious and wild ramp. When we were first invited it felt like a fun get-together. Everyone was going to bring something with ramps or that went with the ramps. There were going to be 50 or so people, including kids. Well, I was a bit … More Rustic Elegance and Homage
…Of the Nerd Closet. Hello, my name is Theresa and I am a nerd. I know… Nerds run the world these days. Geeks are cool now. That wasn’t always the case but I am super glad that things have changed. Growing up I would say that my best friends fell into the ‘nerd/geek’ category. Which worked out … More Coming Out…
A couple of weeks ago I happily stumbled upon an award nomination. (It is no ‘coincidence’ that I chose Jamie’s page to read that day.) That nomination was posted a couple of weeks before that. So, I first want to apologize for the fact that it is now 1 month after the nomination. I want … More A Happy ‘Coincidence’
I participated in a cool blogging event a couple of months ago thanks to a Blogging101 assignment. I think about it often when I come across something that I want to share. Then, as usual, I lose track of time and don’t get to posting on the right day. Not today! (By my clock I … More Found it. Drank it. Loved it.