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12.24.13 What’s Making Me Happy

Merry Christmas everyone!  It has been so long since I posted (more than a month!) and I’ve done many things, so I’ll try to catch up with a whirlwind post of what’s making me happy: I love firsts – even the first day of winter!  It means the days are getting longer and we are… Continue reading 12.24.13 What’s Making Me Happy

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What’s Making Me Happy (First of April 2013!)

Happy April!  Happy April Fool’s Day!       I’ve always loved the 1st of a new month and I feel great affinity with April 1st, as it’s my half birthday! (Really, who celebrates such a thing? I guess I do! )   April is kind of the yin to my yang or something.  … Continue reading What’s Making Me Happy (First of April 2013!)

Movies!

Final Film Footnotes from 2012

In the Theatre:  Lincoln (with Cindy at Wehrenberg) – Wow, Daniel Day Lewis was amazing.  He WAS Lincoln.  It was an interesting story about the politics around the passage of the 13th Amendment.  Definitely worth seeing – and probably seeing again when it comes out on DVD! Les Miserables (with Marissa, Cindy and her friend Andrea at… Continue reading Final Film Footnotes from 2012

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12/21/12: What’s Making Me Happy This Week

12/21 is the date of the Winter Solstice this year.  I love to find a reason to celebrate daily, so I will find some way to honor the shortest day of the year – a short walk in the early dark? lighting a candle when I get home? searching for sunshiney foods in the cafeteria… Continue reading 12/21/12: What’s Making Me Happy This Week

Stuff About Me

December Things

I’ve had this page up a few times in the month of November but have remained quiet!  Partly because my reading has slowed, due to the Thanksgiving holiday and other things.  And partly because I didn’t want to post for the sake of posting!  Finally, I have something to say. 🙂 I love firsts –… Continue reading December Things

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40 Things (40!!!) Happy Birthday, Boof!

Following along with Boof’s 40 Day Challenge leading up to her 40th birthday, DAY 40!  Happy birthday, Boof! 40) A favourite book about a celebration I’m going to cheat.  I looked through my Goodreads list and couldn’t find anything with a holiday theme that I would call a favorite, so I simply thought about my… Continue reading 40 Things (40!!!) Happy Birthday, Boof!