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We had the first real snow day today, and the girls were so excited. They’ve been asking about snow since fall started and they couldn’t be any happier.
Severe back pain couldn’t stop me, because there was no way we would be indoors with that powdery blanket of snow just calling us.
We have the perfect hill to sled down and so they did. It turned out to be a fantastic afternoon and I am hoping to have more snow days like this.
Hot cocoa anyone?!
What are you favorite things to do on snowy days?
I was about to head to bed and realized that this is the last Sunday that I will be doing homework for a while Continue reading “Sundays are meant for R + R”
I would love to say I’m sleeping like this baby, but I am not. I am tired. I am tired beyond belief. I am drained. Drained by the deaths in my family, the life changes that are taking place Continue reading “How are you sleeping in this pandemic?”
The last two months have been quite a transition for me. Although I can’t speak about it yet, I am so grateful to have my tribe. I am so appreciative of the women in my life, because they are part of my friend ecosystem. Their diversity of perspectives and interactions Continue reading “A Love Letter to my Tribe”
Today turned out beautifully. I woke up with the plan to simply do some organizing. The universe heard my plea and granted me a visit from mom who helped me a bit. Even though all I wanted to was sleep, I allowed my daughter to convince me to go out to play in the Continue reading “A Snowy January Day”