Happy Wednesday.

Friends - I have not been at my sparkling best for the past couple months.  It's just been one of those times when you can't exactly pinpoint why, but your happiness reserves seem depleted.  I've had a few really bright spots, don't get me wrong, but a lot of my everyday self-sufficiency and cheeriness had … Continue reading Happy Wednesday.

Aloha Means Hello (and Goodbye).

ALOHA, friends!  I've been off gallivanting around the Hawaiian isles in celebration of my step-sister's perfectly beautiful wedding. My step-sister and her husband (weird!) got engaged on the island of Lana'i two years ago, and our families traveled across the Pacific to watch them tie the knot on the very same island.  I couldn't wait … Continue reading Aloha Means Hello (and Goodbye).