Kindness…

Kindness…

Today, February 17th, is Random Acts of Kindness Day. While it is so easy to become one of those bandwagon criticizers who bags on things like this, I wanted to take a minute to talk about some quick facts, and then share a list of some of my favorite RAK ideas... There is a variety [...]

today’s good thing…

today’s good thing…

Happy Monday! Today is February 10th, which happens to (oddly enough) be National Umbrella Day. If you've been around me long, you know that this girl LOVES all things umbrella. Today was made for me! The other thing I love, (honestly, more than umbrellas) is the joy that I have in engaging and being a [...]

never too old…

never too old…

I have, for a long time now, been inspired by the people who challenge us to reflect back on our growths and progress. The very act leads me to more intentional choices. For a long time I've followed along as Emily P. Freeman has blogged these things, and once or twice I may have even [...]

Magic wrapped joy…

Magic wrapped joy…

Anyone who truly knows me can attest to the fact that i LOVE gifts. Long before anyone was publishing books about Love Languages, I was enamored by the mystery of a wrapped present. I loved the magic of giving them, even when I clearly knew what was inside. Emotionally, I engaged in the unveiling of [...]

the simple pleasure…

the simple pleasure…

The world loves for us to apologize, doesn't it? I don't mean being remorseful over making a solid mistake, I am talking about the practice of feeling so incredibly pathetic and inadequate that we apologize simultaneously within a strain of honesty. In fact, we are so skilled at this subtle art of sorry that we [...]