My yoga instructor hosted a labyrinth meditation walk on Saturday as a way to begin the Lenten season and extension of our studio study of the First Chakra. I have participated in these meditation walks three times and each time I have had a profound spiritual experience. I try not to prepare, or have an… Continue reading A Leaf, a Rock and a Stick Walked into a Bar…
I like to be different, but sometimes I’m different because I just didn’t listen or read things all the way through! Story of my life! DRS Designs is our sponsor at Cupcake Inspirations this week and has generously allowed us to use some of their stamp and digital images. Well, I just glanced at the… Continue reading Take a Hike!
Life is complicated and messy, but surprising and wonderful all at the same time. It’s so easy to become negative with all the chaos around us, but you can choose to be happy. I will be 49 in March. That sounds so strange! Midlife, middle age…the wrong side of forty! Eh, it’s just a number.… Continue reading Think Happy Thoughts
My family rang in the new year with the flu. Happy Freaking New Year! Jake started running fever on New Year’s Eve. After nursing him for two days, I got it too. Apparently, the flu was epidemic this year and the local pharmacies were out of tamiflu. Thank goodness for Pinterest and loads of home… Continue reading Whiskey, Honey and a Little British Influence
We woke up to a winter wonderland Friday morning! This doesn’t happen often in Louisiana! No school for the parish and my Facebook feed was jam packed with pictures and video of “sneaux day”! The sun came out at lunchtime, but there were still a few Frosty the snowmen still standing at the end of the… Continue reading Snowflakes
Twenty-seven years goes by fast. We’ve moved seven times, had three dogs, two babies, graduated from college, had 7 different jobs between us, bought our first house, bought our first car, raised our boys and here we are. There are still so many firsts to experience. Sometimes I feel like we are just getting started. Our… Continue reading My Soul Mate
My pet peeve is misspelled words. Misspell (mispell) is one of the most commonly misspelled words! Really?! I actually critiqued a Valentine card from my husband before we were married. He’s pretty suave, but he can’t spell! Grateful is another commonly misspelled word. OK, I’ve done it! I spelled it GREATful for a long time until… Continue reading Thankful and Grateful