Category Archives: Winter 2012

Happy Epiphany

January 6th.  Epiphany.  King’s Day.  The start of Carnival.  The beginning of the Mardi Gras Season.  The time for King Cakes! Tradition states that the finder of the baby (or crown) baked into the cake is responsible for the cake … Continue reading

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My 2012 Word of the Year: Deliberate

Deliberate. An adverb. As in “be deliberate” or advised, calculated, considered, knowing, measured, reasoned, studied, thoughtful, thought-out, weighed, intentional. Merriam Webster Dictionary defines deliberate (the adverb) as “characterized by or resulting from careful and thorough consideration” or “characterized by awareness of the conseqences”. In 2012, I hope to be deliberate: in seeking … Continue reading

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