Living in the Moment of Autumn

Cool days, football, cloudy skies, apple picking, pumpkin patches, leaves flying around, mild weather, sweatshirts… These are just a few of the many things I love about autumn. It is a beautiful season of change. The days become cooler, the nights too. The air conditioning gets retired, and if we’re lucky, the heat stays off […]

Fueling my Busy Soul


I’ve said this a million times, but I’m going to say it again, I hate being busy. I hate the rush to here, there and everywhere. I hate the scrutiny of schedules, fitting things in, and running around town like a madwoman. Most nights, I feel breathless, and unless it involves a high impact workout, […]

Life on the Other Side of the Road


Evening walks fuel my soul. We don’t go anywhere special, mostly just around our neighborhood, oftentimes we walk to the elementary school. They are how we reconnect and experience contentment after long, busy days. We see squirrels, birds, leaves, and nature in expected and unexpected places. I love spring, summer, and fall because those are […]

Books you MUST Enjoy, According to my Friends


It’s here, friends. The end of summer is upon us. I know. But that doesn’t mean you need to put your beloved books down! In fact, just the opposite. No time like the present to dig into your reading and escape the hassles and woes of Back to School prep and fuss. There is something […]