Consider This Our Christmas Card for 2016

After trying to get into the Christmas card tradition a couple years ago, I decided the stress it caused me wasn’t worth it. So consider this the yearly update for the Meidell fam. Update on Work: This was a big year for us in terms of work decisions! This year, I decided to quit my …

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How I REALLY Did on Last Year’s Resolutions

With all the valuable lessons I learned last year, you’d think I would have crushed my new year’s resolutions for 2015. Well, not exactly. Actually, I didn’t complete a single one. This is unprecedented for me, I think–most years, I complete at least half my resolutions, and there have been a few notable years when …

The Only Christmas Card You’ll Get From Us This Year

Sometimes we have traditions we feel like we “should” do but that don’t really get us excited–for me, that includes sending out Christmas cards. Now, don’t get me wrong: I love getting Christmas card updates from family and friends, and I think it’s a great way to force yourself to remain in touch with people …

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Okay, I’ll Bite: 2013 in Review

The blogosphere has been overflowing with “year in review” posts—-people reflecting on new houses bought, babies born, college graduations attended, trips to Europe, yada yada yada. I’m usually not one to participate in such posts—I mean, even just reading about some people’s years makes me feel a little inadequate because we haven’t exactly reached some …