Posts Tagged: good causes

September is Pediatric Cancer Awareness Month

Did you know that? Like most people, you probably didn’t. Despite how cancer devastates the families of the children suffereing from the disease, there is very little airplay and ad-time devoted to increasing awareness and requesting donations. Some of you are aware, however, that my childhood friend, Becky, died from leukemia when we were still…read more

End of Week Wrap-Up

So my first day back to work and I had to jump right back into the deep end…no moseying into the shallow end to get used to the water. Glad to be employed, but sheesh, am I tired! ****************************************** We finally got our first snow of the 2008-2009 winter on Tuesday. It was beautiful and…read more

Keep Believing

You may have noticed that I’ve added a few buttons and links recently. Now while I’d love if you’d click on the ones that will bring in a penny or two of revenue (the circus refused to take my kids OR the animals), I’d really like you to please take a moment and click on…read more

Kolachkys

I found that kolachkys are a lot easier to make when you can find the fruit filling. Solo Cake and Pastry Filling in Apricot, Raspberry, and Prune, to be exact. Super Target? No. Harris Teeter? No. But feel free to select from their more than 80 varieties of EVOO…I only wish I was exaggerating. Safeway?…read more

Busy Busy Busy

It’s been a very busy week or so. So much that I cannot stop singing that silly “BusyBusyBusy” song when I should be singing Christmas songs! (Yes, I’m one of those ridiculously shameless people who sings her head off to nearly any Christmas song playing in the car, in the stores, on the TV, you…read more