10…9…8…7…6…5…4…3…2…1…

10…9…8…7…6…5…4…3…2…1…

Yes, no need to do a double take, it is in fact New Year’s Eve again. Time is a strange bird, that is for sure. Sometimes you feel it slipping through your fingers like sand and other times it feels as dense as a block of ice. This year has […]

12/31/2011 8:46 am 2 comments

Or sailing, how about some sailing?…

Or sailing, how about some sailing?…

The funny thing is my dad owned a small sailboat. It was nothing to make a New England family envious of but it was a small sailboat nonetheless. The unfortunate truth however is that we never learned how to sail. There’s something majestic and intimidating about a sailboat that I […]

12/29/2011 9:10 am Comments are Disabled

No wait, I want to go kite flying instead…

No wait, I want to go kite flying instead…

Last night I was lucky enough to sleep one of those sleeps that only seem to happen when we were in grade school. Forget even 8 hours, I got 10 hours! It was bliss. Now let it be stated that I am not a fan of sleep. I am much […]

12/28/2011 8:35 am Comments are Disabled

I feel like bowling, yes bowling…

I feel like bowling, yes bowling…

There I said it. Yes, I like bowling and I don’t care who knows. As my first few days of actual relaxation begin, my mind begins to think of what activities could begin to fill my schedule. While you may be considering bungee jumping, an African safari or perhaps visiting […]

12/26/2011 11:14 am Comments are Disabled

Christmas Morning

Christmas Morning

Christmas morning. Always a special time. In a day and age where a lot of emphasis is put on the purchasing and sharing of gifts, it’s easy to forget why we celebrate this most amazing day. It is the celebration of the birth of Jesus and although we don’t hear […]

12/25/2011 10:45 am 1 comment

Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas!

The day is December 24th and I wanted to wish all our friends and family a beautiful blessed Christmas season. I am tremendously grateful for what has been a great year and pray that 2012 ushers in new and wonderful things for all of you as well. It’s surprisingly warm […]

12/24/2011 9:43 am 1 comment

A little hibernation is always good…

A little hibernation is always good…

The time is ticking away, the weather is nowhere near as cold as this picture suggests and there seems to be an eery quietness surrounding the city streets. While I am not a fan of the winter, I am a fan of small periods of hibernation. I say this only […]

12/23/2011 9:11 am 1 comment