Season of Light

Kerstin McInnis, A Cake Walk LifeCareers, ChoicesLeave a Comment

This time of year, during the dark days, it’s hard to remember to be light.  We have long to-do lists and obligations that can weigh us down. But if we look around, we have reminders everywhere to be the light for ourselves and others.  You see the flames of the menorah, the lights on a  Christmas tree, or the glowing … Read More

Light Your Light

Kerstin McInnis, A Cake Walk LifeChoices, Happiness, HolidaysLeave a Comment

hand holding candle

It’s almost the end of January, but in my neighborhood a lot of people still have their holiday decorations up.  I’ve seen homes with wreathes on their doors and swags still wrapped around front porch railings.  There are lights hanging from roofs and paper snowflakes taped to windows.  At my own home, I’ve refused to take down the lights wrapped … Read More

Happy New Year!

Kerstin McInnis, A Cake Walk LifeHolidays1 Comment

I look forward to every New Year.  Not for the party on December 31st, which rarely is as exciting as they make it in the movies, and in my experience is often the exact opposite of the movies. I look forward to January 1st.  It feels clean and new.  It’s a new notebook, a fresh bar of soap, or just … Read More

Hustle & Bustle

Kerstin McInnis, A Cake Walk LifeHolidaysLeave a Comment

I, like many people right now, am running around like a chicken with my head cut off.  I’ve got long lists of to do and seem to just keep making new to do lists, followed by consolidating these lists into larger lists.  Somehow it seems like nothing is getting done and the lists are growing. Some of the lists are … Read More