Wisdom

Wisdom Wednesday- Don’t wish your life away….

Last night as he was getting ready for bed, Asher said, “Ughhhh it’s only Tuesday!! Why can’t it just be Friday already?” I asked him why, and he said, “Well, school days are just more boring and I want it to be the weekend already.” I replied as my Mom used to say to me all the time, “DON’T WISH…

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Things I Love, Wisdom

Happy file + Friday funnies

I keep a folder in my email that I refer to as my “happy file”. It’s a place where I save things that are either interesting, insightful, funny, or inspirational. Basically anything that I might want to look back on- but not things like, a tax document I need to save. 🙂 It comes in handy for me quite often,…

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Wisdom

Get lost

When we were at Disney’s Animal Kingdom a couple weeks ago, I saw this quote painted on a wall inside “Africa”. (By the way, Animal Kingdom is my FAVORITE Disney park. THE BEST. I especially love the Africa area.) I immediately pulled out my phone and made a note of it, because it just spoke to me. I LOVE THIS.…

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Deep thoughts, Wisdom

Patience and the Parable of the Pear Tree

Yesterday was the winter solstice- the shortest day of the year. Here in Wisconsin, it’s kind of a pastime for people to complain about the short days in December. 🙂 My own husband said one evening about a month ago, “Ugh. Here we go…into my least favorite time of the year. I hate driving home from work in the dark.”…

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