Deep thoughts, Gratitude, Travel, Wisdom

Thankful, Thoughts, Travel: 3×3 Tuesday

Hello! How’s it going today? Feeling pretty good here, despite the growing concerns over increasing COVID numbers again. I’ve been having some intermittent anxiety/ worries about if this is EVER going to go away! I had really assumed initially, I guess, that this would maybe last through summer, but I always figured that by fall things would be on the way…

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Family Fun, Household, Summer, Weekends

My Recipe for a Nice Weekend

I was reflecting yesterday (again, as this is a frequent topic of reflection since the pandemic began) on just how different our weekends are without soccer games, swim meets, practices, and the like. Since last weekend was Father’s Day and next weekend is 4th of July, I didn’t really feel like making big plans this weekend. The weather was gorgeous…

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Kids, Morning Routine, Weekends

Someone crashed my early morning hours!

I am writing this later than usual on this beautiful Sunday morning, since this guy ↓ decided he wanted to go swim laps at 6:05 a.m. this morning! We were going to go yesterday afternoon, but it was hot and we ended up just feeling lazy, so we cancelled and rescheduled for bright and early today. The boys and the…

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Deep thoughts, Gratitude, Wisdom

It could always be worse!

Going to try to keep this short for you today….  I want to share a quick story, something that happened when I was around 21 years old and a new college grad that really stuck with me. It’s one of those things that really isn’t technically even that profound or significant, but for some reason it just hit me in…

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Family Fun, Kids, Summer

Let it Rain! And Goodbye, Dear Neighbor :(

This is our forecast here for today: Looks like rain, huh? Ah, that’s okay. I’m kind of in the mood for a rainy day. We have had a stretch of some beautiful, hot weather for the most part, and this weekend looks like it will be mid-80’s and sunny too.  Like I’ve mentioned before, Fridays are generally one of my…

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