When a Mistake Becomes a Flower

I love when my kids remind me of important things.  Especially when it’s important as in this is how you might do life.   I recently bought a supply of  wite-out pens and I kind of love them.  So handy. While I don’t mind crossing things out when they change and need re-scheduling, it irks me [...]

Cultivating Intention and Making Things Happen

I wrote in January’s Monthly Note* that I’m not one to make resolutions, nor am I one to choose a word for the year.  While both can be wonderful practices, they’re presently not my cup of tea.  I do, however, believe in the power of setting intentions.   I’ve been sitting with this idea of [...]

:: Sometimes Mondays ::

An ongoing series of Monday snapshots and quiet reflections. Sometimes Mondays look like this (at least in the beginning).   ***** Grounding for the Holidays  begins in a few days. Quiet.  Intentional.  Warm.  Community.  Listmaking. Click here for  more information.  I hope you'll join us.   SaveSave

:: Sometimes Mondays ::

An ongoing series of Monday snapshots and quiet reflections. Sometimes Mondays look very familiar.   ***** Did you catch my conversation with Jen Trulson?  Scroll down to enjoy some of her gentle wisdom {or click here}.  Today's the last day to enter her gorgeous giveaway.   ***** Did you register yet for Grounding for the [...]

Gratitude Week 2017 {Thank You}

I'll be posting just once as we begin our week together.  I’m sending out Gratitude Notes each day and I’ll be posting daily on Instagram, but here I’ll post just once.  I encourage you to leave comments and/or links to your own blog posts and/or links to Flickr shots or Instagram shots on any day of [...]

What Saves Me

Life requires attention.  We cannot just plow ahead and assume everything will fall into place neatly.  Sometimes that happens, sure.  But, mostly, I think it takes a little direction on our part. Case in point:  I have a new-ish system for keeping the house clean.  I do a little each day.  It’s a system I’ve [...]