Yearly Archives: 2009

My new addition {Pet}

Yes in deed I have a new family member! Everyone meet my baby girl “Roo”. Her mother is an English Bulldog and father is Chihuahua. It was very unexpected said the owners. I’ll add out story a bit later. I’ll go more in detail in a while but let me share some photographs I took […]

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10 Firework Photography Suggestions {Tips}

I’ve always wanted to photograph fireworks and capture that special moment as they explode in front of me.  I was amazed how easy it was. I think it’s even easier with a digital camera as you can get immediate feedback as to whether the shots you’ve taken are good or not and then make adjustments. […]

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New Years in Long Beach, CA {Travel}

As New Years comes quick, I thought I would share with you my travels to Long Beach, CA for one of my New Years fireworks celebration.

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Cracker Bark Recipe {Recipe}

My dear friend Ingrid Snow passed on this recipe to me. I feel I have mastered it finally. I have enjoyed baking it and giving it as Christmas presents this year to my family. As I inherited the recipe, I want to pay it forward. So here it is. Be sure you try it for […]

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It’s been three months…

…it’s been three months since my Grandmother passed. I find my heart so empty.  My Great Aunt (grandma’s oldest sister) and I went to her graveside yesterday to pay her a visit. It was my Grandparents Wedding Anniversary yesterday. Happy 61st Anniversary Grandparents! 11/3/2001

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Next Destination {Travel}

As I plan my travels to Croatia, my mind wonders of distant lands. The doors are open and my mind soars. I wonder what could be planned or explored. What is reasonable and what is not. I wish I could pack it up. As I think forward it reminds where I have been. I think […]

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40 Natural Highs

My dearest friend Natalie sent me this in an email. To be honest I don’t have much time to read email forwards as they are usually pretty lengthy. But this one I really enjoyed and thought I would share it with you. Please feel free to comment below which ones you experienced today. I shared […]

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The Awakening

As I’m facing some personal issues and many decisions needing to make, I stumbled upon this poem I thought I lost. I posted this poem in 2006 on a social networking site for a friend who was feeling low. As I started to read it over again my own reality hit. As I add this […]

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My beloved Grandmother Nada Kliebert

It’s been 2 months, 6 days since my grandmother passed away. I miss her everyday as she has acted as mother figure to me. It’s taken me a while to gather my thoughts and figure out how I was going to share her legacy through my life with her. So I thought I would take […]

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