Monthly Archives: January 2012

Exactly how much can I expect from her?

Chelsea doesn’t get A’s anymore. She used to. She made gold honor roll for all 4 quarters of 6th grade, and for the first quarter of 7th. She was our amazing girl in the wheelchair, always working hard, an A … Continue reading

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Uptown Downstairs Abbey

A treat for my sister and family in the US who are playing catch up on Downton Abbey  – a spoof from Red Nose Day last year.  I found the link to the videos yesterday when looking at Golden Globes … Continue reading

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Enough with the failure, frustration and catastrophe – bring on the success

According to Sumner Redstone, who has no idea who I am even though I did essentially work for him for 10 years when I was at MTV, Success is not built on success. It’s built on failure. It’s built on frustration. Sometimes … Continue reading

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Suggestions for a Better Life in 2012

When in doubt ask an expert. In this case the Dali Lama shared his wisdom and 20 suggestions to significantly improve  and create more peace, love and happiness in your life.   Sounds like a good place to start.  (source: … Continue reading

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Christmas back in the box, Kids back to school, the New Year starts now…

Dropped the kids off at school, the decorations are all boxed up and ready to go back in the cupboard (once  I’ve resolved the small matter of finding the key to unlock the door that slammed shut in the wind and now … Continue reading

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