Groundhog Day

  For those of us located here in the United States and Canada we have a popular tradition on the 2nd of February, that being Groundhog Day. However, there are several questions that I have regarding this day and its significance. For starters, what exactly is this tradition? Even better, where did it come from? [...]


The Winter Cabin

It’s that time of year yet again as the days grow shorter and the nights start growing colder. I know it won’t be long until the snow starts to fall from the sky and covers the earth with its soft light fluffy blanket of pure white. From Thanksgiving on I wake every morning and throw [...]

The Brooch

Year by year we all grow a little older and more nostalgic for the good old days. I know for me as I’ve aged in years and there are more and more grays sprinkled in my once lush and now thinning hair, I have come to appreciate the good things in life. What better way [...]