A Booklist for Habitual Improvers (Addendum to an MMD booklist)

This is an unsolicited addendum to a fantastic list, 15 Inspiring and practical books to help you achieve your New Year's resolutions, on Modern Mrs Darcy. I was so excited to read through this list and add some more books to my booklist, but to my surprise I had already read (or tried and decided it … Continue reading A Booklist for Habitual Improvers (Addendum to an MMD booklist)

Three Books for Life Reorganizing – Spiritual Rhythms, Better than Before, and Simplify

It's been a month or two of changing things up.  For me, at least.  And therefore my kidlets.  And somehow my house has benefitted from all the changes as well. Even though I've been writing more, scheduling more, playing more, reading still, and cleaning less. Somehow.  But there it is.  Three books have really helped … Continue reading Three Books for Life Reorganizing – Spiritual Rhythms, Better than Before, and Simplify

Kindness on the Homefront

So the words have been stuck in my head lately. Just stuck. Do you know what I mean? I have some topics all lined up that are interesting to me and make me want to write them, but waiting til I know what and how to write them somehow also becomes part of that game. … Continue reading Kindness on the Homefront

31 Days to Focus and Refresh: Season Finale New Habits

A few days ago I mentioned to my husband that in a few days I would be able to get on Facebook again and I was excited. He was less than thrilled. In fact, he was not even pleased. It shows what a horribly irresponsible user of social media I was. *shameface* Really when I … Continue reading 31 Days to Focus and Refresh: Season Finale New Habits

Day 5: facebook, the quiet life, and whatever is lovely.

(This is a part of 31 days to Focus and Refresh a blog series my mom, sister and I are hosting as we spend 31 minutes a day improving our hearts, homes, and habits in the month of October.We would love your company!) Today the pattern of my day could be displayed in a collage … Continue reading Day 5: facebook, the quiet life, and whatever is lovely.

Honestly…Since when was I a drama queen??

(This is a part of 31 days to Focus and Refresh a blog series my mom, sister and I are hosting as we spend 31 minutes a day improving our hearts, homes, and habits in the month of October.We would love your company!) As my last few hours of free internet tick by I find … Continue reading Honestly…Since when was I a drama queen??