“Silent gratitude isn’t much use to anyone.” Gladys Browyn It’s been a lovely few days for some reason I can’t quite pinpoint, but perhaps it’s because I feel like I am growing. I often joke with E’s therapists how she … Continue reading Goose in a Bottle?
“Romance is the glamour which turns the dust of everyday life into a golden haze.” ~ Amanda Cross Ahhh yes, “the dust of everyday life”..or as I call it “the routine.” There are some things I love about routine…the predictability, … Continue reading “Romancing” Romance.
“Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds that you plant.” ~ Robert Louis Stevenson I could not have come up with a better quote to introduce you to our guest for this week’s “Mynewfavoriteweek’ly … Continue reading “Mynewfavoriteweek’ly Inspiration”: An Interview with Katherine Stone of “Postpartum Progress”
Seeing this quote got me thinking about a conversation that I recently had with my friend A regarding her recent business trip to New York. Her walk through SOHO along the cobblestone streets with the chill in the air. Her … Continue reading The 12 month “me-moon” Challenge.
“I have never been a millionaire. But I have enjoyed a crackling fire, a glorious sunset, a walk with a friend, and a hug from a child. There are plenty of life’s tiny delights for all of us.” Jack Anthony … Continue reading Finding Moments for Tiny Delights.
(Shared from Pinterest) As we all head into a new year, perhaps full of good intentions (and you know what they say about those), it seems like a good time to look at guiding sentiments with new eyes and new breath. To take words like these and make them tenants for ourselves and for our treatment and interactions with others is a choice and a gift. When we observe, see, listen, hear, act, speak, think and feel, we can practice compassion, patience, kindness, and empathy with ourselves and others. I hope you will agree if we stop to do this … Continue reading New Year, Old Reminders
This image says it all for me. It was how ‘mynewfavoriteday’ came to be. A simple decision in a time of darkness to run to the light and the only route was to stop and realize what I had in … Continue reading A Look Back and Forward at “Mynewfavoriteyear” through Music.
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“Think of the world you carry within you.” ~Rainer Maria Rilke Amidst what has been nonstop craziness over the past 3 days, I still stop frequently to capture simple moments with the minis. Little things like a stroller ride, a … Continue reading Simple smiles show the world we carry within.
“Christmas is not a time nor a season, but a state of mind. To cherish peace and goodwill, to be plenteous in mercy, is to have the real spirit of Christmas.” ~Calvin Coolidge It’s here, it’s here! Tomorrow I will … Continue reading Merry, Merry from the Wondertwins.