Tag: "winter solstice"

Celebrate light!

December 21st, 2012
I am taking a pause today to acknowledge the Winter Solstice, that wonderful, once-a-year time when I turn my eyes to the sky and smile, knowing the daylight will soon overtake the night. Photo used with permission from Shannon Miller of Shannon M.… more »

Giving Thanks to the Sun

December 22nd, 2011
Happy Solstice everyone. I recently overhead a discussion about the greetings people share with each other during December. It was partially sparked by a yard sign that read, "Please wish me a Merry Christmas." The sign could have been interprete… more »

Winter Cheer or Holiday Stress?

November 16th, 2010
Ah, it's almost the holidays. How does that make you feel? Excited like a child or stressed out like a UPS shipping clerk? There is no doubt, different people feel differently about the holidays. It was so simple when I was young: the holidays… more »