A Stovetop Simmer Recipe

December 10, 2018

How is Monday feeling to you this morning? I am working from home for part of today. While I have a more active afternoon, it is a lovely thing to be able to sit by the fire and see to the tasks before me. I have just completed my official "power hour" that I use to plan my the week's dinner menu, ... Read More

Podcast Love

November 28, 2018

One of my favorite ways to enhance any activity is to listen to a podcast. Do you have podcasts you love? I find that I am drawn to podcasts for a variety of reasons. A few might be... to learn and grow to feel inspired to feel connected I thought I would share a few of my favorites lately. Are ... Read More

5 Simple ways to add a Little Hygge to your Life

November 16, 2018

With the recent daylight saving time shift and our family's personal loss, I have been finding some simple ways to incorporate a bit of hygge into our home and our days. It has been so needed! We all appreciate a soft place to rest our heads-- and our homes are a wonderful place to start. The fall and winter months ... Read More

Five Tips to Begin a Meditation Practice

November 2, 2018

  I began meditating at a time of great tumult in my life. From what I have read, painful moments have been a catalyst for many a meditator! It has been nearly three years now--and most days, I meditate ten minutes every morning. If I am feeling especially burdened by anxiety or strong emotions, I may add an extra session ... Read More

Autumn Capsule Breakfast Menu

October 23, 2018

I have tried something new with our breakfast ritual recently. A capsule breakfast menu. You know how much I enjoy my capsule wardrobe! Yes!  Well, I thought the same benefits might apply to meal planning and our breakfast meal. How It Works All I do is choose three options for breakfast that both children love. This may seem obvious but ... Read More

Fall Leaves and Letting Go

September 25, 2018

Photo by Scott Tallman The life of a leaf The leaves have begun to turn color in the nearby canyon. I have always loved how nature has a sense of flare. Autumn seems to provide the perfect canvas for one last burst of richness before winter's whites, greys, and browns take over the palette of the natural world. It is a ... Read More

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