For all that is wrong with this world. For all that is hard about life. For all that scars us and makes us want to hide. And makes us want to scream. There are simple, happy pumpkin patches. Drippy, sticky artwork smeared to life by little hopeful hands. Tender souls who take the time to make the small feel safe. … More Still

Liebster Award and Some of My Favorite Bloggers

I want to express my gratitude to Marla at Pendulum World for nominating my blog for the Liebster Award! I absolutely love Marla’s inspiring blog about motherhood and other life adventures. She is such a gifted writer and a true kindred spirit!  Please do check out her blog, and I’m sure you will agree! What is this award, you ask? Or maybe you’re not … More Liebster Award and Some of My Favorite Bloggers

10 Perspectives On Overcoming Chronic Lyme Disease

When you receive a “chronic” illness diagnosis of any sort, a cloud of discouragement can so easily hover over you. An illness that has no end in sight? This can be daunting. When I was diagnosed with Chronic Lyme Disease seven years ago, I was completely overwhelmed by what was happening to my mind and body. It was at times, difficult to put … More 10 Perspectives On Overcoming Chronic Lyme Disease

The Art of Playing

I’m not an artist. Just a mom of three. The only art I see, honestly, are the crayon drawings on my refrigerator door and sculptures made of Play-Doh. I couldn’t tell a watercolor from a pastel, a Carravagio from a Rembrandt, art deco from pop art. But … I am noticing lately, an art that pervades my life, … More The Art of Playing