Not surprisingly, January is flying by. It’s as if the hub-bub of the holidays gets us into this crazy mental zone of go-go-go! that frankly, it is hard to stop. By now many of us have deserted our New Years’ resolutions, or decided not to make any. Despite the astonishing pace of Januaries, they can certainly lack momentum. Perhaps the Holiday Hangover is to blame? I always struggle with the concept of the ‘resolution’. Maybe I’m stubborn. Maybe I’m lazy. Either way, things seem to happen in their own time any way, so why get fussed about January 1st?
We’re now less than a month from Valentine’s Day. I don’t care what you may say about Valentine’s Day – I love it. I’m a sucker for love, what can I say?! I love the surge of pink and red everything and the profusion of hearts. I love its silliness, whether or not its a consumerist cash grab, I also love that it’s a day to stop, consider love, and celebrate it. Keep your eyes peeled for a treat or 2 in honour of the sweetest holiday on the calendar in the next couple weeks.
Another exciting circle on my calendar that is sneaking right up before Valentine’s is the 3rd anniversary of this blog! Craziness! Hard to believe. When it all began I had no idea I’d manage to keep it going this long, but I’m so glad I did. I guess this means I should come up with an anniversary post and/or recipe … add that to the to-do list. (more…)