We lost our power at 6 p.m. on Wednesday. We had just finished making dinner and out it went. It had flickered a few times, so we got out the lanterns and turned on some battery operated candles just in case. Then we heard a huge POP and the house went dark. We ate in … Click here to read more….
Sometimes I come across something that I really want my boys to hear. This TEDtalk is one I want my boys to hear. “Humility is not thinking less of yourself; humility is thinking about yourself less. You’re not what you have; you’re not what you do; you’re not even who you love, or who loves … Click here to read more….
A confirmed racist and small-time criminal, James Earl Ray began plotting the assassination of revered civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. in early 1968. He shot and killed King in Memphis on April 4, 1968, confessing to the crime the following March. Martin Luther King’s I have a dream speech August 28, 1963 … Click here to read more….
We have been having a ton of rain and wind this past week, which is weather that Sacramento and surrounding counties haven’t seen in a long time. Last night, after the sky opened with its next onslaught of rain, we took a look around and noticed that our neighbors old tree had fallen and taken … Click here to read more….
I just LOVE friends that are supportive of your goals. Yesterday I wrote that I want to try and meditate everyday. Next thing I knew my friend Jen texted me and says, “Try Insight Timer! I think you will love it!” So, last night I downloaded the App. I was super excited to get up … Click here to read more….
What do you want to make happen this year? What are you working on? What kind of fun do you want to have this year? In 2017 I want to…. travel more. continue on our financial wellness path. landscape our yards. learn more about digital analytics and strengthen my video creation/editing skills. hike, bike, ski, … Click here to read more….
I need to break up with Amazon Prime. I have a problem and I am admitting it. My issue started out small, but then it snowballed into every damn purchase. I made a lot of justifications; it saves me time and time is money. I live less than five miles from the pet store, but … Click here to read more….
We brought in the new year at my cousins cabin in Dorrington. We had a great time sledding and staying up way too late watching movies. We went skiing at Bear Valley on New Years day. What a fantastic ski place. Erik was my shadow all day and didn’t want to stop. I was so … Click here to read more….
Today is Erik’s 8th Birthday! He is no longer “Little E”, he is a big boy with a huge smile and heart that we all adore. Last night we took him out to dinner and late night roller skating! We skated till after 9 p.m. It was so fun!! We are on our way today … Click here to read more….
I hope you had a wonderful Christmas with friends and family. We are fortunate to live close to most of our immediate family, and only ever have to make a short drive to see one another. We missed seeing Leif, Sierra, Ava and Lola and hope to visit soon! We enjoyed dinner on Christmas Eve … Click here to read more….