I have started something new. We do a Gratitude Practice everyday. I have placed a chalkboard in an area of our home that everyone can see when they walk by. It is next to our daily chore list. Each day I leave a special message for the family. And I ask them to tell themselves… Continue reading Gratitude
We moved to our home near Franktown, Colorado almost 3 years ago. This property has intrigued me since the day we moved in. It is 37 acres of farmland, hills, flats, Ponderosa pine forests and a dam with a natural spring. I realize I love the history of this area. I have done a bit… Continue reading The Old Apple Tree
Good Morning, y’all! I love Spring. I am crushing on Spring today. Thank you Mother Nature for all the goodies you are previewing for me! The cool, humid nights with rain open up to sunny mornings and tease me with the green leaves of my spring bulbs, popping up all over my gardens. My lovies… Continue reading Crushin’ on Spring!
Just wanted to wish everyone a Happy Easter! I love this day because it is so relaxed and a special way to welcome Spring! Most of our hens lay brown eggs, so my daughter decorated with Sharpies this year. And today is extra special as it is my 17th wedding anniversary. Here is my special… Continue reading Happy Easter
“Promote what you love instead of bashing what you hate.” – David Avocado Wolfe This quote comes to me at a time in this country that I fully dislike. I can honestly say I despise presidential election years. The mudslinging, the attacks, the hatred, the anger and the lies that come not only from the… Continue reading Love… not Hate
I have learned so much from my teachers in Podcast Land. Here is a list of what I do everyday that I have learned from podcasts: Be grateful – I wake each day grateful for my life and what I have. Some days I am just grateful for a glorious sunset. Other days I am… Continue reading What I Know Now…
Okay! Monday is the day! My husband and I are starting the Whole30 refuse-to-say-diet healthy lifestyle. Whether we do a one week detox or the whole 30 days remains to be seen but I will put it out into the universe now that I Need the Whole Thing. According to the book the first week is… Continue reading Whole30