Writing about my life and things that I discover long the way

Writing about my life and things that I discover long the way

Alicia Daniel's Personal Blog

Alicia Daniel's Personal Blog

Writing about my life and things that I discover long the way


Recent Posts

Odd weather for winter

Odd weather for winter

This has to be the mildest winter we have ever had. With temperatures soaring into the 70’s and even 80’s, its more like spring summer than winter. We have rarely had to turn the heat on for more than just taking the chill off in […]

Steve’s Infinity

Steve’s Infinity

Steve has been wanting a new car for several months, but hasn’t found the right car for the right price until he stumbled upon this Infinity for sale. He was looking for an SUV that would have plenty of room for his DJ equipment and […]

Portable percussion

Portable percussion

I’ve always loved the sound of percussion instruments. If I had been given the opportunity to learn how to play the drums, as a kid, I would have jumped at the chance! But no, that was not in the cards for me. I have to […]

Hummingbird Art Camp

Hummingbird Art Camp

One of the best things about Hummingbird Music Camp is that they also offer Art Camp and Chess Camp weeks every summer. Originally a successful, family run music camp, adding Art Camp weeks just seemed a logical way to make the beautiful campgrounds nestled along […]

Les is More!

Les is More!

I know, I know it’s less not Les, but I’m talking about my boss here, Les Higgins, at Hummingbird Music Camp in Jemez Springs, New Mexico. Many know him.  Many have used this phrase to describe him, but do you really know why Les is […]

Flowers

Flowers

I am the coupon queen. I love to find deals for all of the stuff I buy. One of the latest deals I have found is for flowers – just in time for Valentines Day. I love flowers and I love sending them to my […]

Cute Paint Job

I found a photo of a handmade toy tractor that is just too cute. I really like how he made it with the John Deere logo and paint scheme. A tractor just wouldn’t look right with any other paint job on it, but this is […]

Striking Cowhide Rugs

Striking Cowhide Rugs

Why Cowhide Rugs May Be Great For Your Home You don’t have to feel bad if you haven’t yet found your home decor “soul mate.” If you have friends who love floral prints, earthy solid colours and the like, you don’t have to feel left […]

Left Handed Challenges

Left Handed Challenges

When I was young, I remember my mother trying to encourage me to write with my right hand. This was hard for her to do, since she was left-handed, and I wanted to be just like her! I actually have become ambidextrous, which is great, […]

Christmas Blues

Christmas Blues

I get them every year, those darn Christmas blues, but this year it seems worse than others.  I want so much for my children and I don’t just mean ‘stuff’.  I want a real home.  I want a real family life.  I want a real […]