Overwhelmed? 8 Practical Things You Can Do About It

Overwhelmed? 8 Practical Things You Can Do About It

The other night I collapsed into bed much later than my normal time. As I tried to shift my mind into neutral I couldn’t help but scan my mental to-do list one last time. You know the old saying “when it rains it pours?” It’s been my turn to prove that can be true. No...
The Surprise I Found in the Deep

The Surprise I Found in the Deep

Skimming the surface of the pool, movement caught my eye near the ladder. Stepping closer I was started to see a cute little wide-eyed frog staring back at me. No doubt he was equally surprised by my presence. But when I reached the skimmer net towards him, he jumped,...
5 Ways to Make the Most of Today

5 Ways to Make the Most of Today

A “today” to remember. It’s often in life’s simplest moments that time can stand still. Moments that arrive without a fanfare yet they take our breath away. This week I was reminded of one such priceless moment I shared with my dad. It was a day that I...
The Unexpected Thing I Found In My Garden

The Unexpected Thing I Found In My Garden

Are you ever caught off guard when life meets you in the ordinary with nuggets of wisdom that you weren’t expecting? That’s exactly what happened to me yesterday when I spent several hours with my children planting our family’s garden. I welcomed the...
9 Things You Should Stop Doing

9 Things You Should Stop Doing

Have you ever noticed that we can be our own worst enemy sometimes? We stress, worry, and procrastinate causing us to worry and stress even more. This week I’ve spent time spring cleaning. If my closet could talk, it would be thanking me!  It’s given me a...