I have always been someone who is slow at making decisions. I weigh the pros and cons (maybe too much!) below deciding. I am getting better at pushing my boundaries as I create the life I want. This involves renovating and putting my stamp on my home. During the past few years I have completed… Read More Entryway light fixture – HELP!!
If you are new to the blog for the past few months I have been writing weekly about Angel Cards. I pull a card out once a week and put my thoughts down on what that word means to me. This week the word was courage. The picture says it all for me. Diving into… Read More Angel Card – Courage
Welcome to our monthly craft challenge. Wanda, over at A Wandafulthing, and I started this craft challenge in January as something fun for the year. We just threw out ideas of items that were easily accessible. I can’t believe now we are halfway through the year. Wanda is the craft diva of the two of us… Read More Monthly craft challenge – embroidery hoop
And the Angel Card this week is…….tenderness. My first thought when I read the card was gentle. When we tell a little person to be gentle with a baby or pet we could so easily substitute show tenderness. In this busy fast paced world do you think we have lost some of our tenderness… Read More Angel Card – Tenderness
I listened to a Jen Carrington “Make it Happen” podcast and she said “don’t hold so tightly to the outcome”. This was referring to being creative and putting yourself out there. Something I have to work on constantly. It resonated with me that if we wait for perfection in our work or even to try something different,… Read More Final outcome – is that what we should be aiming for?
This week I pulled out the Angel Card birth. If we think of birth as the beginning of growth, what is it that we want to grow in to? I want to be the best version of myself which entails constant growth and evaluation of where I am heading. Birth is often the start of… Read More Angel Card – Birth
I thought I’d share a few posts that caught my eye recently. Reading blogs has become my early morning activity over coffee on the weekends. I am always in awe of how creative bloggers are so wanted to share some posts that stood out for me. Over at A Beautiful Mess, I saw the cactus wallpaper… Read More What caught my eye! Favorites for the past month.
Drum roll please……. Angel Card of the week is openness. Okay, I want to start off with this is something I have struggled with my whole life. My motto is often “on a need to know basis” and that goes for a lot of things! Even sharing I have a blog with family and… Read More Angel Card – Openness
I had a crash course on what women of a certain age should know (really all women) by Nora Ephron and her book I feel bad about my neck and other thoughts on being a women. She made me laugh, gasp, run to the mirror and feel I have always been behind the eight ball… Read More 10 things I learnt from Nora Ephron
Drum roll please……this week I pulled out the Angel Card Delight! My first thought was of a toddler and playing peek-a-boo. How they laugh and squeal everything time you “pop” open. They never seem to get tired of it. The delight children find in everything – finding a pretty rock, a branch and watching the… Read More Angel Card – Delight