A Year In Review: 2016

  As the hour approaches and this year draws to a close, it’s time to reflect a bit on 2016. {To see my previous year reviews, click here} Age: 35 Books I kept beside the bed: Jan Karon’s Mitford series {still reading it} GriefShare workbook Jesus Calling by Sarah Young Most enjoyed restaurants/food: Last Best […]

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A year in review: 2013

Decided to do a little review of the year, so here it is, in a nutshell, my 2013 tidbits: Age: 32 Most enjoyed books: “Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: A Year of Food Life” by Barbara Kingslover “Pride and Prejudice” by Jane Austen (yes it really was the first time I’ve read it) “Barnheart: The Incurable Longing […]

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Word of the Year: Communicate

  I’m not a fan of New Year’s resolutions. They’ve just never been my kind of thing. I have always enjoyed doing reviews of the past year, looking back and making note of highlights, favourite things, pastimes, moments, decisions, etc. But a New Year for me doesn’t signal dramatic change or big goal setting. That […]

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Santa’s workshop revealed

Now that the gift-opening flurry is mostly complete (we have a couple of stragglers still in Europe that have presents waiting their return), I can share some of the things that got made up this year. The most important of course, was that our kitty Chloe was graced with a Christmas stocking. It’s not like […]

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