Monthly Archives: December 2015

Looking backwards before looking forwards

I think a lot of people do this inherently but maybe not explicitly… Looking backwards before looking forwards to the new year. I recently read this post from jasminestarblog.com… It’s that time of year. You know, the time of year … Continue reading

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Christmas Candlelight Service

A friend of mine last year mentioned that one of the things they missed was candlelight service — a service at church usually that takes place the night of Christmas eve at midnight or in the evening usually covering the … Continue reading

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Winter Solstice

A quick post…. apparently yesterday was the first day of winter – December 22nd, winter solstice. Well, welcome winter! I got a text from a friend this morning with the following “Have (the) thermometer on the deck. 73.8!” Yeah.. that’s … Continue reading

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What to do when your eyes are dilated

As I mentioned in the last post, I came home from the eye clinic and found myself with dilated eyes. Despite closing the curtains and wearing my shades around, I couldn’t really concentrate on a screen or read anything so … Continue reading

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Doctor’s Visit Day

For some reason, I tend to remember doing my annual type visits always in December. It’s good to be in a habit so that you actually keep up with the care that you need. I try very hard to not … Continue reading

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Christmas in Saipan

Holidays in Saipan are always slightly different than what you may traditionally feel is the holiday season — but it does take on a unique flavor that still is holiday-scented, warm and fuzzy — well, the warm part is true … Continue reading

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Last Day of Fujisan Marathon Trip

So, technically we were in Japan for 7 days but the day after this day, we left at about 6:45 AM from the hotel so it didn’t really count much. After a long day at Disney, we wanted a relaxing … Continue reading

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