End of year busyness…


It has been hectic.  But, then again, isn’t this time of year always so busy?  Strange, isn’t it, because we’re all wanting to wind down and get into holiday mode, and start enjoying the sun, sea and surf, but things just seem to get so hectic.  Both hubby and I are exhausted and can’t wait… Continue reading End of year busyness…

Bumps in the Road


“How we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives.” Annie Dillard Nairobi is a vibrant city.  It seems like it doesn’t sleep.  Being back in Kenya after some seven years I had expected sombreness after the Westgate Shopping Centre attacks, but there was an energy and a purposefulness about life.  People… Continue reading Bumps in the Road

Letter to my love


To my love, Please don’t read this if you don’t have the time – I know you’re hectically busy, but these are just some random thoughts, things that I think of at work that I want to tell you then forget when I get home or am too tired after putting Madam down.  They’re just… Continue reading Letter to my love

Seeing the World Through a Prism of Faith – Day 16


Seeing the World Through a Prism of Faith By Fawn Weaver on Tuesday, December 4, 2012 I have only once met a happy atheist.  That is not to say more don’t exist.  I’m simply observing that I’ve only personally met one.  I oftentimes wonder if the reason for that is how difficult the challenges in… Continue reading Seeing the World Through a Prism of Faith – Day 16

Igniting Happiness All Around You


Igniting Happiness All Around You By Fawn Weaver on Tuesday, November 27, 2012 What’s your neighbor’s name?  No, not that one, the one on the other side.  What about the one across the street, just a couple doors down?  How well do you know them?  How well do you desire to know them?  Believe it… Continue reading Igniting Happiness All Around You

Celebrate Little Victories Every Day


Celebrate Little Victories Every Day By Fawn Weaver on Thursday, November 22, 2012 Have you been enjoying our 21 Days to a Happier You series?  Hopefully, you already gained something in the first 3 days as we chatted about nutrition and exercise.  There are only three things that impact your happiness: Relationship with self, relationship with others and… Continue reading Celebrate Little Victories Every Day

5 Easy Ways to Jumpstart Your Diet


5 Easy Ways to Jumpstart Your Diet By Fawn Weaver on Tuesday, November 20, 2012 There is a saying I love: “Today is the first day of the rest of your life.” The first time I heard that, I had to pause a moment and repeat it to myself to capture the profundity of the… Continue reading 5 Easy Ways to Jumpstart Your Diet