I’m not disciplined at it, but I’m striving to be, more and more everyday. Some mornings life gets away from me. Breakfast preparations, the dishes. The 2-year-molars waking the older one early. The 4 night wakings by the 7 week-old causing a sleepy Mama who can’t pull herself from the covers before 6:30 AM. But… Continue reading Quiet-Time Basket
My dear boy, now a smidge over one year, has been testing his strength lately. Hoisting the 12-pack of Charmin’ and dragging the laundry basket around the living room have become his favorite pastimes lately. The tub that holds my flour, approximately 7 pounds at any given time, was perched on Tripp’s tiny white table… Continue reading Grace
Head on over to the Let’s Explore Store for their Closing Sale. She has such great educational items over there so head on over and snatch some up before they’re gone. Right now EVERYTHING is 40% off – yes, you read that right.
Every year Ali Edwards labels her year with a word. One word. A word she plans to live out. She gives meaning to her word. She lives her word. She becomes her word. That is such an inspiring thought. GROWTH – It didn’t take me long to decide on my word for 2010. It will… Continue reading Growth
Just some quotes that continue to encourage and inspire me. * “To fall in love is easy, even to remain in it is not difficult; our human loneliness is cause enough. But it is a hard quest worth making to find a comrade through whose steady presence one becomes steadily the person one desires to… Continue reading Words of Wisdom
Kind of cheating since this post was written last summer and has been collecting dust in my journal. It still counts as a blog post though, right? Eight years ago this week I moved to the Big Apple. Well, not the Big Apple proper but a borough just south called Staten Island. I would be… Continue reading Big Apple
This post is technically late for me. It’s Wed. morning here but it’s still Tuesday on the East Coast where most of my blog readers are so we’ll let it slide. This week is overwhelmingly busy here as we’re leaving for the States on Friday for a Thanksgiving trip and I’m hosting a party here… Continue reading Tuesdays Unwrapped: Creating