Guiding word of the year – half year update

July 22, 2014
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The fact that this year is flying by is made even more obvious by the fact that it took me until late July to do my half year review. My word of the year is nourish and you can read previous posts about it here. I love my word! I love how simple it is [...]

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The power of the new

July 17, 2014
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While I am firmly in the camp of people against over consumption and materialism I have never been one to enter the camp of minimalism. I am too visual to have all my stuff put away and like too much variety to live with a set wardrobe or limit myself to one of everything I [...]

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Living without limits

July 15, 2014
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I once wrote a post that referred to myself as a non-crafty parent. I was sharing tips for how to still have a crafty home for your arty kids when you yourself are not. Now a few years later and people keep referring to how crafty I am, how much they are enjoying watching me [...]

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What do you deserve?

June 26, 2014
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From time to time I will share the content of one of my newsletters here – especially when it gets a huge response (as this one did). If you want to sign up for my weekly newsletter you can go here – I never spam and I always work to send high quality new content and [...]

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Why I write

June 24, 2014
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I am loving this meme / blog hop that is going around right now asking bloggers Why they write. I was tagged by Kate at “From Katie to Kate” whom I met years ago when I started my 52 weeks to simplify your life challenge. She shares about her own special journey – looking back [...]

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Grateful

June 20, 2014
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Grateful … For the feelings running through me these days – optimism, happiness, clarity, curiosity For my kids – about to turn 11 and 9 1/2 and I like my girls. I have always loved them and know we all do, but I like them on another level as friends I can have chats with and [...]

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