Surrender | January 2022

It's time to talk about my One Little Word for 2022. Picking this year's word has been a journey. I had my 2021 word picked out well in advance and was so excited to get started. My 2022 word has been much more elusive and has changed a few times, including just a week or... Continue Reading →

The End of 2021

Goodness gracious. Happy New Year's Eve! How did 2021 even happen??! What a year - in so many ways. And although the year has flown by, December seems like it has lasted forever thanks to illnesses and shifts in everyone's daily rhythms. I suppose it's nice that the holiday season feels much longer than usual,... Continue Reading →

Merry Christmas

Not only has Saturday snuck up on me again -- but so has Christmas! As I type this, I have breakfast casseroles in the oven and we're waiting for two guests to arrive to open gifts. We're expecting ice and snow today, so we will try to stay cozy inside with good food and movies.... Continue Reading →

November Anticipation

Friends, I am so inspired by all of you. It seems like everyone is upping their blogging game and writing the coziest and most lovely posts - I am loving it! I'm dropping in today to share some pictures of life around here lately. We've been having afternoon teatime everyday and this makes me so... Continue Reading →

A Friday in October

It is OCTOBER - my favorite month. The leaves are falling. The air is crisp. I'm drinking Just Elderflower tea by the pot. This is my idea of perfection! We closed our windows this week. I'll miss the fresh air in the house until we open them again in the late spring, but love how... Continue Reading →

Embracing the Slowness 🐌

In May I checked in on the overarching goals that I set in January. One of those goals was to embrace the slow - and that's exactly what I've been doing the last couple of weeks. A Plump WifePatchwork SwoonSarah's Handspun yarn knitted into DRK Everyday SocksThe beginning of the ShiftyA Flower a Daynew audiobookWhat... Continue Reading →

My Desk on Friday

This picture of my desk on Friday night illustrates my life right now. Empty notebooks. A closed laptop. Piles of paper that don't belong there. Library books buried in the detritus. I took last week off from nearly all of my regular scheduled programming. My journaling streak? It's over. Monday, August 30 was Day 513... Continue Reading →

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