Mondays and Homemade Pesto

Mondays used to be downright depressing most weeks (case of the Mondays anyone?). I dreaded knowing that the “light at the end of the tunnel [weekend]” was actually florescent lighting over an office desk that I would then sit at for hours at a time until Friday finally came back around again. Mondays are much…

Sunrises and Quiet Contemplations

Not to long ago I was reading quite a bit on┬áretraining the┬ábrain in order to achieve higher levels of peace and self acceptance while also lowering stress levels. One of the challenges presented in the writings was to watch more sunrises. I thought… “Simple enough”… and took the challenge head on. After watching only a…

What the Heck will I do all day??

I used to ask myself this whenever I thought about being a stay at home wife/homemaker. I even asked myself this when I thought about the idea of being a stay at home mom. I used to think that I wanted to “do it all” – work, be a mom and take care of the home.