"Count blessings, no problems." -unknown I could feel the deep, heavy sharpness of a chest cold making itself at home in my body. Thinking to myself that all I needed to do was put one foot in front of the other until 7 pm, and I could finally rest and reset before waking up … Continue reading reminder for my weary self.
My husband mentioned to me a week ago that he wanted to get our family together for a dinner party. Within a few short days, our dinner party of six had quickly grown to twelve- my sweet husband kindly inviting a "few" more people. In the past, this would have thrown me into a … Continue reading dinner party for twelve.
This year has been declared my year of healing. The year of hygge. And I was just recently given all the more affirmation that hygge is what my body and soul need. After my husband and I had our third miscarriage this past Thanksgiving, I was told by every health provider I had to get … Continue reading the year of healing.
Yesterday was long. Bennett is definitely feeling better, but not yet himself...and right now, everything results in a meltdown. Is that just being a toddler? or... I've been really trying to honor his needs...this boy just wants to DO! He's honestly happiest when helping me with laundry (he loves to "hide" the quarters), or helping … Continue reading cookies.
After three days of being cooped up inside, no play dates in sight, and a personal mission to have my child watch as little TV as possible...we were both going crazy. My little socialite needed people time...people other than mommy. "I've seen your face enough, thank you very much!" Mommy needed a second to catch … Continue reading a walk in the woods.