The end is near!

Remember those cartoons where some long hair hippie would be carrying a sign that read: The end is near. Well now it is…. the end of 2011 that is. And the end of this holiday season. I work in “The City” –  in San Francisco and I expect that soon the Christmas decorations will start […]

Looking back, moving forward.

The holidays are a great time to celebrate all the love and support we have in our lives, not just now, but all year long. Personally, I think we’re fortunate to have this special holiday time where we actually look back at  the old year and forward to the new and celebrate all the good in our lives and the […]

Ho Ho Ho, Happy Holidays.

Ho, Ho, Ho, Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas season. On Sunday I was finally able to put up some Christmas decorations. It took me four hours. Maybe I work slow. I put up some lights, a few knick-knacks and at least nine nativity sets. I have purchased some of the nativity sets and some have been […]

Let the holidays begin.

We’re just days away from the official starting gate of the holiday season. Some would say it’s already there. This is a time when we often find there is too much to do and not enough time to do it all….. So I won’t – do it all. I’ll do what I can, what I […]

Celebrating the number 11.

Today we celebrate the number 11. Which is 1+1, which is you and me. Today we mark our passage of time with 11.11.11. Such a grand date we shall not see again for one hundred years. As humans we like numbers. We like to play with numbers. We also like to ‘mark time’. We really […]