Counting Blessings.

The kids and I decorated for Christmas yesterday. I know, I know, it’s early! I don’t really have any Thanksgiving decor though so putting up Christmas felt like the festive thing to do. As soon as I started bringing up boxes, the kids went bananas for it, so it was a total win. Having done […]

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Thanksgiving Reflections

A couple weeks ago my husband and I went for a walk in one of our favorite spots. It had just snowed a couple inches and the world had that wonderful stillness and quiet that can only be after a new snow. I think the best part about walks like this are that we take […]

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Kindness, Thankfulness: It’s Catching

There has been a whole lot of negative floating around in the ether for a good long while now. I’m afraid that on this Thanksgiving day there are a lot of people who woke up this morning still overcome with fear or worry or anger. We live in tumultuous, impassioned times. Usually I would take […]

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Some Days, Every Day

Sometimes all the appliances break at once. Some days homeschooling feels like an uphill battle. Every once in a while I have a super epic meltdown with Mr Knitting Sarah that starts with an argument and morphs into sloppy tears that last for a couple hours. Some evenings I go to pet Moose only to […]

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On Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving. It’s the day we take some time out of our busy lives to share a meal with loved ones. We take a step back and appreciate all that we have. I have to admit, I try very hard to live everyday thankful. It doesn’t always work out — like when the furnace breaks down […]

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