A Time to Finish

Last year I started a new tradition for myself – identifying a theme word for the year.  I find it kind of funny that my Facebook feed has recently been awash with people sharing the word a new Facebook app identified for them to use for their new year. Coincidence? Possibly, but I choose to … More A Time to Finish

A New Christmas Poem

‘Twas the week before Christmas and all through the house, The kids were heard yelling, “Please cover your mouth!” The Kleenex were piling up in the waste bin, And all were avoiding them, even their kin.   See, the parents were ailing, in their blanket covered chairs, Dreaming of when the next Nyquil dose could … More A New Christmas Poem

No Elf on My Shelf

Dear Santa, I thought I would take a minute to thank you for holding off on the whole “Elf on a Shelf” phenomenon until my kids were too old for it. I know that you and your fellow holiday dignitaries rely heavily upon parental participation to complete your holiday related tasks. After all, employing enough … More No Elf on My Shelf

The Upside Down

Season 2 of Stranger Things just debuted on Netflix. I haven’t had the time to watch it yet, but as I sat down to add the next entry into my Power Point Series, I was reminded of the Upside Down. For the uninitiated, it’s basically a world underneath the one we live in. What is … More The Upside Down