Recommended Reads–Wednesday April 19

As promised, here’s my new list of recommended reads for the week of Wednesday, April 19. Does it sometimes feel like Facebook is going dead lately? Or at least, Facebook is shell-shocked. Few people are commenting. Not much is going on. We’re all still addicted…

Recommended Reads for the Week

My recommended reads list for Wednesday, April 12. Hi everyone!¬†Below are some favorite reads I found this week. I’m having so much fun curating this post and it’s keeping me from overwhelming my Facebook friends with awesome links. Often my favorite blog posts by other…

This Week’s Recommended Reads

My recommended reads list for Wednesday, April 5: The other day I was thinking about how I love reading articles online, and how much I learn from them. And how that makes me feel compelled to share on social media, because I think other people…

Hygge Is January’s Happiness Project Theme

For January 2017, I focused on Hygge and Cozy Rest for my happiness project. What is hygge? Hygge has become a wildly popular word lately, and I can’t think of a more fitting time for that than in the dead of winter after a crazy…

Sunday Morning, and Light Overcomes the Darkness

On how light overcomes darkness: Seven a.m. Sunday morning: The entire household, except for me, still sleeps. The sweet sound of our dog Billy snoring on the kitchen rug helps to calm my own breathing. As the furnace roars to life after a chilly night,…

My Own Happiness Project for a Happier 2017

Inspired by Gretchen Rubin’s Happiness Project book, “Happier” is my word of the year and I’m doing my own happiness project in 2017. 2015 and 2016 kinda sucked for me. I mean, a lot of good happened, but for the most part the last two…

What’s Next?

Boy, if that hasn’t been the question I’ve been asking lately. When I first wrote that title up there, I was thinking this post would be all about what’s next for my website and blog, but now that I look at it, I realize it’s…

The Long View, A Story Slice

Up close these roses are just flowers. But take a step back and see them in the Mason jar, on the lace on the table George made for us, there in the corner of the dining room with the French doors and the living room…

What Interests Me? A Story Slice

What interests me? The way the light plays on objects in my home. How it shines across my floor, and creates rainbows on the walls when it passes through the crystals I’ve hung in the windows. Light interests me because I crave it. I crave…

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