Valentines Day: A tribute

14 02 2008


One of my youngest friends (I think she’s about eight) informed me last week that there are two reasons that she doesn’t like Valentine’s Day. One is that it’s a pagan holiday (!) and two there is so much candy (!!).

I’ve also often heard the old “V-day sucks when you aren’t with somebody” complaint. But really, it doesn’t have to be like that. Personally, I intend on celebrating by getting a haircut and showing some love to my excellent hair stylist, Zoe. Mom and I are also off the the temple of consumerism (ie Bellevue Square) to have a shopping date. We like to wander around and try stuff on while sipping hot drinks and chatting about life. There will be limited purchasing of things unless something happens to be very much on sale. It’s a good way to spend the day when you love your mom and don’t have to work. Read the rest of this entry »


Love- Thoughts Remembered

27 10 2007

Note- this is something of a cheat. It’s a ‘note’ I wrote on facebook a while back. I found it today and decided to repost it here. I like the subject and I like this particular train of thoughts. Perhaps you will too. Read the rest of this entry »