Tag Archive | Thankful

Tis The Season

This Holiday Season, I find myself battling a dilemma.  I recently mentioned to my husband that I’d like to scale down our less meaningful Christmas gifts.  Instead, I suggested we focus our efforts on experiences, like travel, performances, or that fancy-pants restaurant we’ve wanted to go to.  This year I’m feeling very anti purchase-a-bunch-of-meaningless-gifts-no-one-really-needs. Many […]

Your Worst Day

When was your last bad day? I mean really bad, full of despair, ugly-cry bad day? Mine was February 5, this year. Nine days before (January 27) I had surgery to fix a recently broken ankle and a torn ligament. I was spending six weeks of non weight-bearing recovery in Seattle (to be closer to […]