4:44. This is not the time you want to see on the clock when your toddler refuses to go back to sleep and your husband is slipping out the door for a weekend seminar. #&^*!@^%^$#$$ Let's just add a cherry on top of that sundae and throw in starting my period. Awesome. It was an … Continue reading this is your wake-up call.
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.
On certain days, days like yesterday, I feel like I may finally be getting the hang of this parenting gig. I'm learning that what makes Bennett the happiest is going out and DOING...and since I am also trying to do more things that bring my heart happiness...it's a pretty good gig we have going on. … Continue reading paleo gummy bears.
Parenting: a paradox. Parenting is really tough some days. We are currently in a phase where we cannot seem to do anything right with our two-year-old, even when his instructions are carried out perfectly. There are countless meltdowns because the only food he wants is the food that is now sliding its way down my … Continue reading Married: with children
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So you have heard about the new Danish craze that is hygge (HOO-gah) (and if you haven't heard of it, refer to this post). Perhaps you grasp that it is cozy, but give me an example, you ask...besides fresh mugs of coffee and crackling fireplaces... How does one hygge? Hygge is a subjective term, and … Continue reading How to hygge…
Hygge. Recognizing and allowing the joy of the simplest pleasures to run over you. Without attaching a word, let alone a foreign word to it before, I have snuggled into this way of living my whole life. Simple cups of coffee become moments that stop time. Rainy days are days to pull on my rain boots, run … Continue reading Hygge.