What is Convenience Doing to Us?

If I think of what has changed in my lifetime alone… think of how much has changed – with technology even. What about food… think of how our food has changed in the past even 20 years. Both my husband and I grew up with a mom who made a LOT. I remember back inContinue reading “What is Convenience Doing to Us?”

The Power of Now | Forgiveness

There is a clear reason why I picked up this book a few months ago. Especially as we are approaching week 5 of hanging out at home in between the husband and I working each day. I’ve felt myself slip a few times. Emotional eating, insomnia, feelings of worry. Yesterday and this morning, mother natureContinue reading “The Power of Now | Forgiveness”

A Patience Reminder

Earlier today I heard the radio announcer say that we were in a rainfall warning with up to 25mm of rain. I instantly went negative. The rain, and alot of it, is still a big trigger for me. The more I’ve learned about PTSD, the more dots Ive connected. We have all been through highsContinue reading “A Patience Reminder”

The most important work is…

It’s funny the things that make you giddy excited when you are an adult 😉 All summer we’ve been looking at various couches, pricing, fabric, location, layout etc. After the flood we had not just one sectional to replace, we had two. Long story short, when we began the basement renos (the first time), weContinue reading “The most important work is…”

Life lessons can be very hard… especially on the mama!

Our close family and friends know of certain struggles we’ve been having with our wee princess. Shes a very smart, gorgeous, stubborn, creative girl… perhaps I should place more emphasis on the STUBBORN part. (Would be great if I could say she gets that from her dad lol 😉 ) . Tonight was an eveningContinue reading “Life lessons can be very hard… especially on the mama!”