Monthly Archives: November 2012

Paper Maché

A couple of weeks ago, two events happened that may have changed my life!  Uh oh, in internet land, you can’t see that I am being ironic. I had the insane idea to order the daily newspaper.  Now I have … Continue reading

Posted in Hope, Thrift | 13 Comments

Into a Pink Hued Morning

I am doing a “streak,” running or walking at least one mile every day between Thanksgiving and Christmas.  Yesterday was day 7 for me – I actually had run the day before Thanksgiving, so I am counting that.  It is … Continue reading

Posted in Gratitude, Progress | 1 Comment

While my nails dry…

I chose this photo from my library not knowing where it was taken.  Now that the photo is larger, I see it was at my former workplace.  The hospital was on such a pretty campus. Today I will go to … Continue reading

Posted in Friends, History | 6 Comments

Pride Cometh

This is the icon I am currently working on.  I am spending an hour a day working on it.  Between six and seven in the evening.  The photo shows the icon after the second highlight, the light color on the … Continue reading

Posted in Depression, Fear, Work | 7 Comments

Last Week of Ordinary Time

Last night after Confession and Mass, I had the crazy idea that I had all of the ingredients to make pierogies.  So I did.  Which took 3 hours.  And they were delicious! Now I just have to have guests over … Continue reading

Posted in Faith, Mass, Work | 10 Comments

White Friday

I’m going to call today White Friday instead of black.  I am not going to set foot into any retail establishment today, nor will I purchase anything online.  I do not have to!  Or as my mother used to say, … Continue reading

Posted in Family, Gratitude, Icons | 4 Comments

Deo Gratia

  There’s a part of me that wants to bring into this day my problems.  Yes, this is good, but that isn’t.  I am grateful for this, but I wish for that. For today, I shall stay in this day … Continue reading

Posted in Gratitude | 9 Comments