December 31, 2018: Goodbye 2018

Well, today marks the last day of 2018! Lots of events took place this year: I went to do OT for my hand injury back in April. My left hand still feels a little sore, but it’s a lot better than how it felt in the beginning of the year. Andy and I officially beganContinue reading “December 31, 2018: Goodbye 2018”

December 30, 2018: Surprises

I didn’t expect to end the year sick, yet here I am with the stomach bug. 😦 I was trying to be soo careful at work, wearing gloves and using hand sanitizer every chance I got…but when a child manages to touch your face, there’s not much you can do. So yeah, last night wasContinue reading “December 30, 2018: Surprises”

December 29, 2018: Wedding Colors/Flower Girls

My David’s Bridal color swatches shipped out today. I’m looking forward to their arrival…I need to discover which shade of yellow could work with the purple I selected for my color scheme. This yellow shade will be paired with the other color in the reception area. Next year will be a busy one, since theContinue reading “December 29, 2018: Wedding Colors/Flower Girls”

December 28, 2018: Reading ‘One Day in December’

I began my new read last night, ‘One Day in December’ by Josie Silver. It’s a love story, following the lives of three people throughout a 10 year period. I’m amazed that I chose another story that centers on relationships! I did want to focus on Christmas stories around the holiday season, and the bookContinue reading “December 28, 2018: Reading ‘One Day in December’”

December 27, 2018: My Review on ‘Nine Perfect Strangers’ by Liane Moriarty

Novel received from Book of the Month Length: 453pp. Publisher: Flatiron Books Synopsis: Could ten days at a health resort really change you forever? In Liane Moriarty’s latest page-turner, nine perfect strangers are about to find out… Nine people gather at a remote health resort. Some are here to lose weight, some are here toContinue reading “December 27, 2018: My Review on ‘Nine Perfect Strangers’ by Liane Moriarty”

December 26, 2018: Growing Up/Coordinating

The free time passes by so quickly! It seemed like Friday was only a few hours ago, and now I’m up at 5am once more, readying myself for work. I did have a relaxing time with relatives and reading. Ana is growing so quickly! She’s even talking more clearly, the ‘child-like’ sound of her speechContinue reading “December 26, 2018: Growing Up/Coordinating”

Blogmas Day 25: Merry Christmas!

Christmas is such a special time of year for many people. It symbolizes the birth of Jesus Christ, bringing peace and joy across our world. Christmas is also a time to reconnect with family members, whether they are close or distant relatives. Of course, this holiday brings about the stress of preparation and unpredictable familyContinue reading “Blogmas Day 25: Merry Christmas!”

December 25, 2018: Family Time/Reading Update

Today is very special, since Christmas is a holiday to spend valuable time with family. Life can be extremely hectic, yet for a couple days we can spend time with cousins and relatives, and share special moments together. Along with the time spent with relatives, I also have time to plan my reading time. I’mContinue reading “December 25, 2018: Family Time/Reading Update”

Blogmas Day 24: Christmas Eve

For many of us, Christmas Eve is a time for families to gather and share their blessings with one another. My fiance Andy has a tradition that entails a special dinner on Christmas Eve. His immediate family gathers to share a meal, exchange one gift with family members, and give thanks for another special holidayContinue reading “Blogmas Day 24: Christmas Eve”

December 24, 2018: Special Times

Christmas Eve, a special day for many. Not only because it’s a holiday, but I actually have the day off due to the lack of children at the center. I definitely needed the extra time for myself to refuel mentally. I even have some time to read my book today. I’m about 71% through withContinue reading “December 24, 2018: Special Times”