For over a year now, I've been standing to work on my computer when at home. I kept hearing about the health costs of sitting too much as well as the benefits of standing. I have a history of back problems and struggle to maintain a healthy weight. A standing desk was said to help both... Continue Reading →
I love Christmas: the lights, the color, the stories. Christmas is firmly associated with magic. Every holiday special in existence proves that you can count on Christmas for a miracle. Miracles are pleasant surprises, the direct equivalent of good magic. I also hate Christmas. I could say that the stress of the extra chores coupled... Continue Reading →
We're still eating turkey. It's been just over a week since Kurt and I roasted one to make up for the fact we didn't get to on Thanksgiving Day. That I've been eating turkey all week (and still have more to eat) is all my fault. I saw our local store had some left and... Continue Reading →
Look! Roses in December!! Have a great day!
While I am busy with my Christmas shopping, here's a post about gift-giving I wrote for someone else's blog last year. The gifts I remember giving tend to be the ones that didn't go so well. Sending a selection of gourmet coffee to my grandparents only to discover that they had stopped drinking coffee for... Continue Reading →