:: noticing the moments ::

taking some time to reflect upon my week... :: sitting outside while the kids ran about on a cold, october afternoon...looking up :: visiting with friends we've not seen in a while...smiles all around :: making homemade dog biscuits for the dog next door...which meant that our pup got some too...she was pretty happy about [...]

layers

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 [...]