:: noticing the moments ::

taking some time to reflect upon my week... :: it's been cold and windy this week...but there are buds on the trees and bulbs blooming on the ground :: seeing these words Words and Photography by Michelle GD printed {yes, printed!} in this special publication :: easter hopscotch :: spending time with friends...chocolate milk for [...]

delight

the other day we visited good friends who we've not seen in months.  the kids played; the mamas chatted.  it's so good to catch up, to settle in right where you left off. during our visit, we picked blueberries that were gorgeous and plump.  they hung in clumps from the branches, beautiful clusters...hues ranging from [...]

the kernels

i'm coming off a weekend of visiting family and friends out of town.  fun, for sure but busy.busy.busy.  and driving home i felt myself feeling a little bit irritable.  the sun was shining gloriously and i was actually quite relaxed.  but something was gnawing at my mood in the midst of seeming peacefulness. the weekend [...]

my abc’s right now

:: inspired by susannah's post last week :: a is for apples...especially fuji apples.  i cut apples for my children every day.  someday i know i'll miss this pre-dinner ritual. b is for books...i adore books.  even with iPads and kindles and nooks, there can still be no replacement for holding a book in my hands, feeling the weight [...]