Horses. I can think of very few little girls I've ever known, including myself and My Girl, who aren't (or weren't) obsessed with horses. Even if they never rode, they collected horse figurines and read horse stories and drew horse pictures. I was lucky to ride often when I was younger and we made sure [...]
Hey, Friends!It is a gorgeous Saturday here in Northern Virginia. I have spent a lot of time on the porch. But did manage to get some cleaning done. Totally off schedule with my cleaning, but that's cool, right? I wanted to share with you some of the things I am reading, studying, using in my [...]
Good Morning, friends. I have a confession to make. I can be a teeny tiny judgmental. I’m just gonna leave that there for now and maybe swing back by to expand on that a bit. Or not. It’s Friday. I only know that because I took our oldest to the surgeon this morning and I [...]
I am currently in the midst of the worst fibromyalgia flare-up to date. They usually occur after a time of great stress...when, in the midst of a stressful time, I stop taking care of me. I eat the wrong things. Drink too much caffeine. Have an extra glass of wine at night hoping it will [...]
Recently I have gone on extended lunch dates with several long-time friends, and one of the topics that kept coming up was feeling rejected and subsequently unloved, or at least loved less. Less loved? Either way, it got me thinking, and I realized that although I am more of an introvert, content to be by [...]
This is me right now. Not just my dining room, but my brain. Pile upon pile of junk I need to do, should be doing, finished doing, shouldn't be doing, want to be doing. This is the visible. The invisible is even more horrifying. So I decided I needed to take a break this morning [...]
And this time of year...with all its joy and presents and parties and light...illuminates the dark we may be feeling and we long for January 2 so that we can get back to normal.