Busy Day and Asher’s New Challenge!

I have a busy day ahead of me today. I have an appointment on the far other side of town which will eat up a big chunk of the morning. The boys have a virtual piano lesson at 2 pm (doesn’t really affect me since I can still work during that time, but I still need to remember it and make…

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Books, Deep thoughts, Movies, Wisdom

Monday Motivation: Own your story

Last week Thursday we had a pizza and movie night- well, only Ivan and I watched the movie since the kids were outside at the neighbor’s house. We rented “Little Women”- I’d been wanting to see it for a long time, the one that came out at the end of 2019. Side note: I think I might have read this…

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COVID, Family Fun, Weekends


I really hadn’t realized it, but we had not seen PEOPLE in a really, really long time. I mean, we have “kind of” seen some people- obviously we now see my parents, we went to a friend’s for a bonfire a few weeks ago and I’ve seen my neighbors out and about. But in terms of an official small “gathering”, like…

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Productivity, Things I Love

Life is short: Google Cal for the win

Hi August. Where did you come from, you sneaky little bugger?? 😁Seriously though, it feels rather impossible that it’s August. Like, 3 months from Halloween? Practically Christmas season??!Apparently time flies for me regardless of whether I’m super busy or super not busy. Correction- I think I always find a way to be “busy”. Probably just my personality, or something like…

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