…Stay Connected

I’ve never quite understood why the Winter Olympics don’t get as much hype as their warm-weather counterpart. The obvious answer is that there’s a general preference for summer sports. To that I say, okay, but why? Whatever the reason, this week the 2018 Winter Games kick off in PyeongChang, South Korea, and they are worthy…

…Brighten Up

Happy Winter Solstice! Yes, that’s right today is the first day of winter. With all the holiday hoopla it may have escaped your notice that it was actually still autumn. If the official arrival of winter has you feeling down, I have some good news. Today is the shortest day of the year, daylight wise….


Happy first day of spring! Today marks the vernal equinox here in the northern hemisphere. More importantly, for those of us still recovering from last week’s snow, it suggests that winter might be ending sometime soon.

…Muddle Through

With exactly one week to go until Christmas, I know most of you don’t have much time to spare. So, I’ll keep this relatively short. There are lists to check, and then check again. There are presents to buy, wrap, and ship. There are meals to prep, baking to be done, and a million other little…