Dear Reader, For some reason, the phrase, "These are the times that try men's souls," keeps springing to mind. Despite its original context sharing nothing with the current climate, I keep thinking it. These are in fact trying times. But, if you're like me, you already know that. And you don't need to hear about … Continue reading Bright Spots in Trying Times
It's the first day of a brand new year. It's the start of a new month. Some firsts are exciting... and others... well, they are kind of terrifying. Click on the post title to read more.
My 2018 year in review post shares an update on my success or failure in my 2018 Resolutions, and includes links to my favorite recipes & book recommendations! Check it out by clicking the post title!
"It stays with me, a bruise in the memory that hurts when I touch." --from Sing, Unburied, Sing, by Jesmyn Ward Click on the post title to read.
I have a confession to make: I am addicted to stuff. I am drawn to things of beauty everywhere. And as I meditate on my possessions, I am reminded of a truth I already know. Click the post title to continue reading.
If I'm being honest, I wasn't sad to see 2017 expire and watch 2018 be born. Click the post title to read my farewell to the old year and my salute to the new.