Thoughts for the Weekend

She's So Bright - Thoughts for the Weekend April 2017

I’m so excited to be stepping into the weekend with my 100th post! The time has flown by, and I have more great content in store for She’s So Bright. Jon, certified IT man and extraordinary husband, is already working on some awesome updates to the site, and I have a …

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Happy Easter Weekend!

She's So Bright - Happy Easter Weekend!

Easter weekend is always a nice time. I have sisters visiting, with egg hunts planned for my nieces and nephews, cookies will be baked, and we’ll all end up eating too many bagels and sweets as usual. While the holiday no longer has a religious meaning for me (I mostly …

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Is It Still the Weekend?

She's So Bright - Is It Still the Weekend?

After many years of working on my own businesses, often from home, I rarely take a real weekend. My breaks are throughout the normal day, but I don’t usually take Saturdays and Sundays to fully unwind and recharge – those days are for getting a head start on the week …

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Thoughts for the Weekend

She's So Bright - Thoughts for the Weekend Mid-March

I haven’t been sleeping so well this week. I wasn’t sure if it was the work being done in our apartment which is emitting strange smells, our attempt to go to bed early in anticipation of our upcoming trip to Iceland, the earplugs I’ve lately been wearing, or the changing …

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Thoughts for the Weekend

She's So Bright - Thoughts for the Weekend Mid-February

It’s been a long week full of breaking news, Russell Stover’s chocolates, doctor’s appointments and freezing, windy weather. But finally, we made it through to the weekend! On Valentine’s, Jon and I drove to a city park to photograph the sunset. After setting up the tripod atop a rocky outcrop, we …

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Thoughts for the Weekend

It’s been cold and gloomy for a couple of weeks now and I’m starting to have serious cabin fever. Jon is out practicing his photography in the freezing weather, and all I want to do is snuggle inside under the covers and read my favorite old romance novels. It’s not exactly …

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Thoughts for the Christmas Weekend

She's So Bright - Thoughts for the Christmas Weekend

Christmas is almost here and I’m making my final runs around town for last minute gifts. Presents are scattered in boxes on my office floor waiting to be wrapped, and my cat is getting more and more crazy about being stuck inside because of the cold. Once again it feels …

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Thoughts for the Weekend

"We are the music makers and we are the dreamers of dreams" She's So Bright - Willy Wonka Quote

I was deeply saddened to hear of the passing of the beloved Gene Wilder. While he was an incredibly talented actor, he will always be, in my mind, Mr. Willy Wonka. I remember watching the original Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory during Thanksgiving holidays, cooking and baking with my …

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Thoughts for the Weekend

Flowers from my backyard

I’m so sad and angry about the tragedy in Orlando, that it’s set my mood for this past week. I’ve been endlessly scrolling Facebook, reading articles, and doing what I can to be involved and active in the conversation about hate and guns. While I don’t really want to be political …

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