Category Archives: live + learn

pin what you love

i heart pinterest. i wasn’t really sure what is was at first. you need an invitation to join. so i got one from a friend. then i didn’t really use it much. didn’t really understand it. until my friend emily wrote about it on her blog. saying she finds it a place of inspiration and...

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standing tall

i noticed something about myself. i slouch. hunch my shoulders. put my chin down. shrink from the world. so that i am not noticed. or judged. when did this happen? i used to walk with purpose. okay with me. confident. liking myself. never worrying at all about what others might think. but that has disappeared....

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seeing the everyday

+ + + + + + + + + + + + + + ++ ++ + + + + + + + + + + + + + i simply love this page + these words. found in every issue of seeing the everyday magazine. it really is about the rhythm and flow of...

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home

She came home. My niece, Brooke, came home from the hospital! After visiting her in the NICU every single day for 62 days, my sister and brother-in-law got to pack up all 6 pounds of their baby girl, tuck her into her car seat, introduce her to her big brother for the first time and...

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i am not superwoman

But why do I expect myself to be Superwoman?  Because I grew up watching Linda Carter on television? And my mom made me the best superwoman Halloween costume ever? I knew she was only a character. That Superwoman was not real. I am not Superwoman but still I expect myself to do it all. To...

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