Turn off the noise

During an early morning drive with my coffee, the new Calvin Harris song came on (Thank you Calvin for continuing to make me smile – video below). I had just been thinking about what a long week it has been already and it is only Wednesday. Needing a little break from all the chaos of…

Friends Like Family

Sunday reflection: Living far away from family can be hard,  especially if you are close bunch who love each other very much. So for those of us lucky enough to have “close” friends, we cherish these friendships. In my life, I have these crazy, fun, smart, and beautiful souls I can’t help but love so…

Total Eclipse of the Heart

Today’s new word. Umbraphillia: a lover of the moon’s shadow (“umbra” is Latin for “shadow”)  I have been a little behind with my blog lately. The last few weeks have been so busy. I had guests in town, my #LittleLove started school and I had various other commitments. In the middle of all this, my…

Go after what you want.

This morning, I read an article that stated: “time is the most valuable currency in life.”  I needed this today. NEEDED.  You see, when it comes to certain things I really want in life, this is a good reminder to move towards the experiences I want right now, instead of constantly planning and waiting for a later…

Easy Like a Sunday Morning (Series 6): Unplug and Recharge

This weekend, there were no road trips or suitcases to live out of. In fact, there were no “scheduled plans.” As much as I love to travel, I also enjoy those rare weekends where I have absolutely commitments. I caught up with some friends Friday night and decided not make any plans for the weekend….