I’ve Got Sunshine!!!

Let nobody claim a little good weather cannot lift a girl out of Gloom City. I have Junior Mints.  I am listening to the Beach Boys.  Most importantly: on today, February 23rd, it is 64-degrees outside. I may just be on a little slice of Cloud Nine.   *I am completely unable to turn down […]

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Les Petits Choses

I wanted to do more of a prompted post this evening, but frankly I’m not particularly sure what to do with the Daily Post prompt (“squat”) and mostly I just wanted to squeal happily a little. I know that for the most part, I post histories or philosophies on this blog, but ultimately the purpose […]

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The Happiest Place on Earth

I was in third grade when I went to Disney World for the first time.  It was a birthday present from my grandfather, who took our whole family in late October.  We live in New England, so the trek down to Orlando represents a significant cost and time commitment to really make the most of everything. […]

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My Eureka Moment

I feel like I am forever waiting for my eureka moment.  It’s a moment of joy, of satisfaction.  A eureka moment is something special, a breakthrough, if you will.  It’s the sort of thing that will change your life. The term “eureka” is believed to have been coined by Greek philosopher Archimedes.  It translates to […]

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the worth of a life

There has been a lot of speculation in philosophy, music, writings, and film about the value of a life.  How much is your life worth?  What makes it valuable?  We see people that tally themselves up by the amount of money they have – others, by the amount of money they give away.  Some by […]

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