quarantine togetherness

quarantine togetherness

I’m trying to figure out how to ever catch up in this space! A space to record what is happening in our family. It seems strange to go on recording every-day events when the world is in such turmoil. I have also wondered if it is taking too much time away from what is right…

time out

time out

Remember clear back HERE when I used to speak at Time Out for Women? That was a fun time. It was so stretching for me and I learned so much! This year a friend had the idea to go with a group of us and it was such a good little get-away, fun to be…

And There was Light

And There was Light

Last week I shed some tears over this book: Yep, standing there in my bathroom getting ready for the day, listening to the most beautiful words wash over me from a copy I was listening to from the library. After I “bookmarked” probably half of the lines in my very first listen I decided I…

Our Home

It is a process: making a HOUSE into a HOME. And I am feeling a little melancholy as I reflect on old pictures because I MISS those spaces filled with so much. But I love the process of creating. Over and over. Because there’s nothing like creating a place to “grow” a family. We have…

normal

normal

I have sent four children off to junior high school, one by one. They planned out their first-day-of-school outfits.  They poured over the supply lists.  They packed up their backpacks overflowing with Kleenex and Clorox wipes after trips to Target and took off with their little packs of biking friends.  Oh, they were nervous, no…