Our Field Trip to the COVID Testing Center….

So, I hadn’t mentioned this yet, but this past Sunday Asher suddenly started complaining of a headache and was bit lethargic. By the evening he felt really warm, so we checked his temp. 102.9! Yikes. Trying to get his vitamins in….he has been super into making frozen berry smoothies every morning!  Normally I wouldn’t really be that concerned and would…

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Deep thoughts, Wisdom

My Gratitude Journey

My cover or “theme” photo for this blog and a picture I feel sort of embodies this whole gratitude movement to me. This photo was taken in Canyonlands National Park, Utah last August while I was vacationing with my family. It was one of those moments that I just felt overwhelmed by the vast openness and beauty of the enormous…

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Bad day, Productivity, Recipes

An “Off” Day

The purpose of this blog for me was to be a place to share some of my personal life, as well as to be a place to talk about positivity, gratitude, productivity and just overall well-being- sort of my own little journey of personal growth, I guess you could say.  That being said, one concern I have had is that…

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Books, Things I Love

A Reading Dilemma

Reading has always been a favorite pastime of mine, since I was a little girl. My whole family likes to read, so I’ve always assumed it was a learned behavior. I grew up reading, so I never really knew any other way. However, now as an adult, I know a lot of people who love to read, but then others…

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Recipes, Weekends

Lazy, Rainy Sunday

Ohhh, this was one of those lazy mornings that just felt so indulgent. I was up late last night – it was probably close to midnight before we finally went to sleep. We don’t have any plans today and I got a sort of “second wind” after half dozing through a movie with the kids and Ivan. The kids didn’t…

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