Posted in April 2012

NEVER TURNING BACK

NEVER TURNING BACK

as I walk on this path called life, many past events haunt me, wanders in and out of my thoughts when I least expect it, alters my actions at times in current situations, brings me anger in times of confrontation, question motives and actions, gives me the ability to look directly in eyes, and see for … Continue reading

LUMPIAS

LUMPIAS

I could eat a whole lot of these – they are delicious.  Just double click on Lumpias below for the recipe: LUMPIAS

FORGOTTEN MEMORIES

FORGOTTEN MEMORIES

Yesterday was a typical morning, got up got my breakfast and grabbed a cup of coffee.  It was a beautiful morning and I usually sit in the living room to have some peace and quiet before my day begins. For some reason I was drawn to the staircase at the front of the house. I … Continue reading

LUNCH

LUNCH

I hate making lunches – really hate it!  I would love to tell you that I am this super organized person who has all the lunches packed, prepared the night before.  Not only am I prepared, the lunches are amazing and my kids gobble everything up, come home and tell me what a great mom … Continue reading

Originally posted on Fed and Fit:
Ever get a craving for Orange Chicken? I have a weakness for Panda Express’s deep fried sinfully delicious spicy sweet Orange Chicken. About to make the turn for Panda Express one night, I decided to keep my wheel pointed towards home to try my luck at recreating the dish.…

A TIME TO CHERISH

A TIME TO CHERISH

Once I was naive enough to believe that when my children could walk, talk, and go to the bathroom by themselves that I would have more free time!  Very funny statement I know, my boys are 10 and 12 and I am busier now than I was when they were babies.  I never stop, I … Continue reading

GO GREEN UPDATE!

GO GREEN UPDATE!

I posted this in early March – group of young high school students entered a go green environment contest for Science World – the update is they won $1000.00 for their effort and  now have some extra cash for future projects!  Double click below to see what all the fuss is about.  We can all … Continue reading

SUNSHINE AWARD!

I’ve been nominated for the Sunshine Award by fellow blogger Frangipani.  I connected with Frangipani because of our dual experience of caring for our mother with Alzheimer’s.  I enjoy Frangipani’s blog and I can so relate to the ups and downs of caring for our elderly parents.  Thank you for the award and I graciously … Continue reading

TOO FAST FOR ME!

TOO FAST FOR ME!

Last weekend was a biggie for my  oldest son, he made his Confirmation.  Confirmation is one of the seven sacraments in the Catholic Church; Baptism, Holy Communion, Confession, Confirmation, Marriage, Holy Orders and Anointing of the sick.  He confirmed that he accepts God and his son Jesus as his saviour and is enriched with the … Continue reading