Posted in July 2012

Taking Pleasure in the Rain

Taking Pleasure in the Rain

It’s been raining, finally raining. I sat in my office today, working beside the open window and listened to the rain falling. I don’t think I’ve ever appreciated it more. I think my garden feels the same. After weeks of trying to figure out how to keep up with the work inside the house I … Continue reading

A Place to Sit

A Place to Sit

Today was one of those days – some people call it Monday, I call it Tantrum Day. I thought that by the time we got to the ripe old age of 5 1/2 these days would be gone. Sadly, I’m learning that  the “fewer and farther between” option is more likely. The good thing is … Continue reading

With a Cherry on Top

With a Cherry on Top

What a weekend! My parents invited the kids to join them on an overnight camping trip and they accepted eagerly. That left my husband and I with a solid 24 hour period to get some work done in the house. Amazing! The list of simple pleasures over the weekend is long – everything from new … Continue reading

Finding Focus

I knew a change in my career status would be on tap leading up to my 40th birthday and I finally took the plunge this summer. I am now officially a contract Project Manager/Administrative Manager (if any of you need one of those, let me know!). As I jump into this new territory with it’s … Continue reading

Dream ~ Inspire ~ Create.

Dream ~ Inspire ~ Create.

It’s always a challenge for me to come up with the perfect idea for year-end gifts for the kids’ teachers. It’s not that I can’t think of something – I just can’t decide on one thing! Thanks to people like Destri over at The Mother Huddle and Nicole at The Sleepy Time Gal I had so … Continue reading