November 2018 will forever be the month I lived towards.
Over our crafting we talked about life, holiday plans, beloved family and friends, desires and struggles. Our words and laughter drifted out and fell upon our working hands like the drizzling rain outside the tent. And when we would go home to hang the wreath, all the love and fun would be there, hanging up with against the fragrant branches and decorative bows.
After half a year of swift months pulling us from the new year, new hopes, new dreams that we started off with… June has given us a… Read more “Lessons from June”
So I was going to write this whole thing, about being a strong woman, but you know what, let’s take a moment and let her be what she will be, without calling it anything or trying to label it.
We sat there for hours. Lava rock and water. Probably two hour, which is a lot for a child’s attention span, in silence, watching the puddles in the rock turn into tiny worlds right before our eyes.
Let’s hear it for the feminine mistique! The capability to be both strong and soft or forbiddingly sensual, whatever we way chose and transform to be. To… Read more “Strong and Soft – I Can Be”
“I believe that the only true religion consists of having a good heart.” – Dalai Lama So here we are in the thick of our life. The… Read more “Something’s Missing”
It’s true that most of my friends and family are watching my children grow up from this tiny illuminated rectangle in their hands. In some ways this… Read more “Bringing Back The Village”
From the beginning, one of the things my husband and I have thoroughly enjoyed is dining out. Pizza pubs, five star, hole in the wall… We love… Read more “On Failed Family Nights”
Just wondering if anyone else started their day as a collapsed, sobbing ball of motherhood on the floor this morning….no? Just me? To be honest, I tweaked… Read more “On Bad Beginnings”