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.

The Garbage Disposal of Time…and a month of habit-breaking.

Have you noticed yourself going flipping rapidly between doing projects, perusing your choice of social media, reading blogs, and halfheartedly paying attention to your family all the while feeling like you're getting nothing done and your brain is melting? That has been me recently. When I was younger I could sit and read a book … Continue reading The Garbage Disposal of Time…and a month of habit-breaking.

Today Part 3, 10:12AM-5:10PM, 8/7/12

10:12AM-11-22AM: drive to run, run 2 miles, drive home. 11:22 AM: realize my shins hurt, find some frozen peas, sit down to nurse the lad, check facebook, blogs, email, etc, respons to comment love (yay!!) ice my shins,  and sit while the babe sleeps. 12:10PM: realize I'm hungry and really want to shower. Attempt to … Continue reading Today Part 3, 10:12AM-5:10PM, 8/7/12