My only New Years Resolution last January was to write bravely. As the calendar year comes to a close, I can confidently say I stuck to my resolution. I've written a lot of things this year that were hard for me to write, and even harder for me to hit "publish." But I'm glad I did. [...]
Our tree is up, the lights are glowing, Christmas-cheer-cup overflowing. Presents wrapped and fire aglow, ready for the first big snow. Candles lit and spirits bright, Christ, come into our home tonight. Merry Christmas, readers!
The mornings I can sit down and write are few and far between, but given the kids are fast asleep, and the coffee is strong and the house is deep in quiet... I'll grab the clock and slow down time, to dwell on things usually unseen. A group of leaves depart for earth, their [...]
The silly, the wise, the adorable, the ridiculous... my daughter loves words, and sometimes those words just can't NOT be written down. I am constantly attempting to scrawl down those funny moments of four-year-old conversation before I forget. But... I'm actually pretty terrible at remembering to even write them down! So, starting this week I'm [...]
Hi, everyone! Ciarra from Ciarralorren created this fabulous new tag called SMILE, and I love the concept! I always strive for this blog to be a place of peace and encouragement ... As ciarraloren so eloquently states, "WE are the ones who determine whether or not this is a place of comfort, happiness and joy. So, let’s make [...]