Why Worry?

  When I was in Grade 12, a priest spoke at my graduation, and I loved the poem he shared with us, so I decided to steal it for my blog. Stealing from a priest- is that a double sin? Either way, it’s called “Why Worry” and here it is: Why Worry – An Irish … Continue reading “Why Worry?”

Hugicidal Rampage Day

I decided to invent my own holiday- from this day forward, March 13th will officially be known as Hugicidal Rampage Day. To celebrate, I bought the URL HugicidalRampage.com and I even got a fake newscast, because everyone loves fake news. I was inspired by the Phil Dunphy character on Modern Family when he talked about … Continue reading “Hugicidal Rampage Day”

Celebrating International Women’s Day

March 8th is International Women’s Day so I wrote this poem called “They Are.” It’s dedicated to all the special women in my life. “They Are” They are strong, beautiful, gentle, fierce, smart, silly, funny, serious, vulnerable, powerful, caring, dangerous, simple, complicated, soft, tough, leaders, companions, peacekeepers, warriors, fighters, lovers. They are friends, coworkers, sisters, … Continue reading “Celebrating International Women’s Day”

Picking Your Valentine

With Valentine’s Day being tomorrow, I thought I would write about picking the right partner. When I was younger, my parents would always tell me that it’s important to marry a girl with the same religious and cultural background (Catholic and Croatian) and that she should come from a good family. The fact that Patty’s … Continue reading “Picking Your Valentine”

The Power of Lists

The first step to amplifying the aspects of our life that make us happy is to find out what they are. What are your passions, goals and desires? Most of the time we know what they are, we just haven’t taken the time to write them down. But why not? The average person wouldn’t dare … Continue reading “The Power of Lists”