My Alarm Clock

I’m not a morning person. I don’t jump out of bed ready for the day. I don’t wake up with a smile on my face. I don’t feel like I could run a marathon. I toss and turn and pull the covers up tightly over my shoulders and stretch. I lament having to get up … Read more

Award Speech

I’m just so amazed at how vast the blogging world is. I thought it was just about writing, but there are challenges and conferences, feed burners and followers, get togethers and giveaways, politics and photography, and now I’ve discovered there are awards! Blog awards given from one blogger to another is the most rewarding aspect … Read more

Tropical Paradise

My only regret is that I didn’t make more. The one year wedding anniversary is traditionally represented by paper. For our one year anniversary Gabriel gave me a paperback book, “Basic Tagalog” and a round trip paper airplane tickets to Manilla, Philippines. This month’s Sugar High Friday is travel themed, hosted by Heather at Diary … Read more