All the ways {Five Minute Friday}

Every few feet she stops, looks at a bug, picks up a flower, or asks for something I don't have. I urge her on so we can catch up with the 'big kids' - all of of four and six - who are getting way too far ahead for my own comfort. But my littlest … Continue reading All the ways {Five Minute Friday}

Recently Read {Quick Lit}

I love Modern Mrs Darcy's invitation to share our "short and sweet reviews" of what we've been reading. I enjoy the challenge of trying to say what I liked or didn't like about a book, and a tiny peek into the story in just a couple of sentences. It is a way to keep a … Continue reading Recently Read {Quick Lit}

Done and Free {Five Minute Friday}

I'm done. Done wondering if I'm allowed to do this or that or if I can. Instead I'll be thinking about how I will and what goes on under the surface of pursuing this or that or that or the other. Done with expectations based on cultural stereotypes and "this-is-how-you-should's. I'm done telling myself I can't … Continue reading Done and Free {Five Minute Friday}

Outside or Inside? {Review of The Path Between Us by Suzanne Stabile}

"Looking through the lens of the Enneagram makes it possible to better understand ourselves and others, increase our acceptance and compassion, and navigate the paths between us." The Path Between Us by Suzanne Stabile, p.4 My alarm went off at 5AM. My late-night goal-ful self had been planning to run hills outside before it got … Continue reading Outside or Inside? {Review of The Path Between Us by Suzanne Stabile}

What I’m Into – June 2018

Welcome to July! I'm not quite sure I agree with life going quite this fast. Maybe that's why some people count by seasons instead of months. The rapid pace of this month just seems greedy.   We made it through June with the last part of a trip to the coast with family, five mornings … Continue reading What I’m Into – June 2018