Celebrations Freedom

May 5, 2012 – El Día de la Batalla de Puebla

Cinco de Mayo. It’s a date that speaks about a fight for freedom.  Today, commemorates the Mexican army’s unlikely victory over French forces at the Battle of Peubla in 1862. When I read the story again last night, the powerful message that came through loud and clear: the need for freedom inspires courage and ingenuity […]


Afternoon tea with my family – paid for with cash!!!

Why more people are ditching credit cards – Money – There is a subtle, yet profound, difference between austerity and frugality.   For me, it is similar to being in a grey prison or celebrating freedom under a blue sky.  Controlling the desire for consumption signals an increase in personal creativity.  I can see why people are […]