All In Good Time

  My cosmos bloomed late this year.  Like really late.  Like last-week late. All summer long, the zinnias have been incredible in their reds – oranges – creams – yellows – bright pinks – light pinks – deep pinks.  The cosmos though?  Tall feathery stalks with not a single bloom.  Not one. Until last week. [...]

Making Lists

Years ago, I figured out that I could write about life in simple lists. Not only for noting to-dos, lists can explore feelings, challenges, emotions, ideas, dreams, happenings, moments. On the days when I want to get something down but writing too many words feels like…well, too many words...I turn to lists.  I know from [...]


there is a story, there always is.  sometimes the covers are so pretty, be it book or person, that it's easier to just stop and be content with that.  but go deeper.  beneath the perfect clothes, perfect house, perfect job - and beneath the not-so-perfect clothes, not-so-perfect house, not-so-perfect job - there is life.  real [...]

:: noticing the moments ::

taking some time to reflect upon my week... ***if you'd like to share some moments from your week {whether fun or not-so-much}, i invite you to contribute.  feel free to share words, photos, or both by leaving a simple comment, or by linking to your blog or flickr photo.  :: nourishing my body with delicious [...]