So, I’m writing a book.

I am so very excited to put this statement out into the universe: “I am writing a book” Even in high school, I wanted to write a book. I completed eight chapters of a novel before losing the first 2 chapters and giving up (this was back when hand writing everything was still the norm)…

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.