The Joys of Childhood

The Joys of Childhood

As a grandparent, I have the privilege of seeing my grandchildren grow up and am reminded of the simple joys of childhood. So, today I am compiling a list of as many things I can think of where I can remember those times from my childhood, sharing them with my...
Holiday Movies

Holiday Movies

My holiday season isn’t complete without a few classic holiday movies.  Starting with the original version of Miracle on 34th Street. Being part Dutch one of my favorite scenes is when Kris Kringle speaks Dutch to a little adopted girl and sings,...
A Beginning

A Beginning

A beginning…@1993, I met an amazing trio of people and one in particular that helped awaken me to my potential beyond being a wife and mother. They also began my awakening to my connection to nature, particularly in the green sea turtle (honu) and humpback whale...