Not As Much, Just Enough

             As I continue to adjust (new normal = full-time work week + two baby days), I am learning to categorize, to triage, to sort essentials/discard.  In my head I keep hearing that old saying about how we shouldn’t sweat the small stuff, and yeah, it’s all small stuff.   […]

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Momentum and Pace

             There is a running joke in our family about being in a hurry.  My grandfather would get enormously stressed out about “going” – then, once we’d arrived, he was all in a rush to get home.  (There was no one waiting at home, we were all there, with him!) […]

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Freedom to Heal

             There is a lot of bad news lately.  There is also, as is more often the case than we realize, a lot of good in the world, too.  Both are presented to us for learning purposes.              In the past few months I’ve been […]

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Advancing

             We need to acknowledge the transitions in our lives, and it’s helpful to do so with a nice positive attitude.  Sadly, we’re flawed beings, and often we simply can’t.              We are on a changing path, a twisty road, long and winding (as the […]

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Restoration

             In the spirit of true, and continuing, transparency, I need to tell you that it’s approximately the surface of the sun here, as far as heat goes.  And, according to the apps on my phone, it will continue to be like this for another two weeks, or ya know, […]

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