Do you celebrate St. Patrick’s Day? Growing up part Irish, we always had a traditional Irish dinner in our home, which for the record…I never actually liked to eat. There was also the tradition of wearing green, or I knew I would end up getting pinched at school! Beyond that, I really did not have a concept of what this holiday meant. As I grew into young adulthood, I celebrated by drinking green beer…a popular pastime here in the states to enjoy the holiday. Continue reading Happy St. Patrick’s Day!
Happy Valentine’s Day! February 14th is one of my favorite days of the year. I am not even talking about the “romantic” notion of love.
I am talking about Universal L-O-V-E. Continue reading Happy Valentine’s Day!
It is hard to understand the reason behind tragedies such as 9/11. I remember this day and the horror I felt as if it were yesterday. Looking back, I am now aware of the seemingly odd opportunities that also arose from this challenging period of our nation’s history. Continue reading Remembering September 11, 2001