“We must learn to reawaken and keep ourselves awake, not by mechanical aid, but by an infinite expectation of the dawn.” ~ Henry David Thoreau It feels like I have been away for ages, and in many ways I have … Continue reading Great Expectations
“Life is relative, made up of your own perceptions of reality. If I can remember that it could always be worse and that truly I’ve got it pretty damn good” ~ Jamie Tonight as I type this it’s my 38th … Continue reading A little ‘Chaos’ can give great perspective – “MyNewFavoriteWeek’ly Inspiration!
This says it all, and if you take the time to look around with a grateful heart…you may see all you have in a new light. Image from Pinterest. Continue reading A lovely reminder….
“I am not afraid of tomorrow, for I have seen yesterday and I love today.” ~ William Allen White As a happy most days woman, who will be 38 in just 2 days, I can hardly believe it’s been 20 … Continue reading A letter to me….our 20 years apart.
As you are all aware my little Q is obsessed with music and his new fave is the, what I must admit, very catchy tune by Carly Rae Jepsen, “Call Me Maybe.” Since it’s Monday and this was such a highlight for me at least 20 times yesterday and even more all week, I thought I would share it with you. It takes about 30 seconds for him to really warm up (thankfully you can hear me to tide you over:)), but you can actually distinguish him saying the last word of every sentence to the beat (which we all … Continue reading Everyone loves “Call Me, Maybe”
“What you need to know about the past is that no matter what has happened, it has all worked together to bring you to this very moment. And this is the moment you can choose to make everything new. Right … Continue reading The broken road…
“Do not forget to comfort strangers, for thereby some have entertained angels unawares.” ~Hebrews 13:2 As a blogger, I often find myself looking around at the world as if each moment is captured in a blog post. I see colors … Continue reading When do you feel lucky?
A sister is a gift to the heart, a friend to the spirit, a golden thread to the meaning of life. — Isadora James I recently came back from a rare opportunity to spend the weekend with my sister and 2 of her dear friends from childhood. As we all laughed and talked about topics heavy and light, it reoccurred to me that sisterhood does not necessitate the same lineage and genes but rather an invisible thread that connects our hearts and minds. I consider myself very lucky to have 3 wonderful sisters. As it happens this trip was with … Continue reading The joy of sisterhood
“What lies behind you and what lies in front of you, pales in comparison to what lies inside of you.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson It has been an intense week already and it’s only Wednesday, but as it so often … Continue reading Life is not a relative experience.
“Life is a promise, fulfill it.” ~ Mother Theresa Mother’s Day is almost upon us and if there is one thing that is clear here in this blog, I LOVE being a mother. When I became a mother I came … Continue reading The Promise of Motherhood.