Bad day, Deep thoughts, Gratitude, Wisdom

Why Complain

Well, things sure change fast sometimes. I had a great weekend- that fun yet productive summer day and night on Saturday, and then a sort of lazier day yesterday filled with a good amount of relaxing time, Chipotle for lunch, a couple of TV shows, catching up on some work out on the deck and a workout. I actually commented…

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Deep thoughts, Wisdom

Be The Light

I have no strength or energy this morning to write a usual post. The world feels heavy and sad. I just don’t even have words to describe what I’m thinking and feeling right now about the state of things happening in our country, nor is this blog meant to be a place for heated discussions or debates. Instead, I’ll leave the…

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Deep thoughts, Volunteering

Something I’m Not Missing

I feel a little guilty even writing this post, but it’s something that has been swirling around in my head for a while. One thing, despite the many, many things that I’ve been missing, that I’m just….not. I don’t miss volunteer work. There. I said it out loud. For a little context, it’s not even that I’m Miss Merry Charity…

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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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Deep thoughts, Kids, Wisdom

Happy Boys

Big news at our house! We have gone from a family of 4 to a family of 6. Oops, excuse me. From a family of 5 to a family of 7. (I momentarily forgot about Rainbow, the fish we already have).Meet Flint and Steel! We got these two little fuzz balls on Tuesday night and man, are they cute!! They are…

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