Category Archives: Special Events

The Commandments of Christmas Decorating

After the other day’s Grinchy post about all the worst things you can do when decorating for Christmas, I felt like I had to prove that there were things that I love about Christmas decorations too. As I said before, … Continue reading

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The Cardinal Sins of Christmas Decorating

Number one rule of the Christmas season is to wait until after Thanksgiving to go all out. I’m a firm believer in one holiday at a time and since Thanksgiving just happens to be my favorite holiday you must do it right … Continue reading

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The Chocolate Bar

HA. Bet you all thought I was going to do a post about the elections…wrong-o! Yes, I’m happy Obama won, but I’m more happy the election is over. And, for that reason I’ll spare you all another political-theme post. Instead we’re … Continue reading

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Trick or Treat?

We live on a quiet street in CT, so we don’t usually get a ton of trick or treaters, but this was the first year I was home to hand out candy so you can bet I was going to … Continue reading

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Your Voice

To follow-up with my previous post, I wanted to share with everyone the link to a video of the Third-Party Presidential Debate that streamed live yesterday. Debate Coverage Here (Note: the video is 2+ hours but the debate starts an … Continue reading

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Who Will You Side With?

In honor of tonight’s third and final Presidential debate, I thought I’d do a political theme post! Now, don’t go running for the hills. I’m not here to tout my beliefs try to convince you of what to think or … Continue reading

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The Color Run

Let’s start off with a little tale. Once upon a time, there was a tall, gangly, awkward girl in the eighth grade. She hated running with a vehement passion. Every other year, since the second grade, she had been forced … Continue reading

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