Simple Pleasures for Spring

Simple Pleasures for Spring

      You all know how much I love slow living ideas. Things to make me slow down, and smell the figurative roses, though being spring maybe smelling roses should be on the list. Here are some spring survival things I’m hoping to do for this new season.  …

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What I Don’t Want to Forget About …

What I Don’t Want to Forget About a Birth Year

I didn’t get much accomplished this year, but my frustration by that has faded. I had a baby. I dealt with raging hormones. I had days I couldn’t get off the couch. My home didn’t look like a magazine. I didn’t run a 5K. I didn’t journal. I haven’t printed my photos.…

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Growing up Gardening

Growing up Gardening

Originally posted for Cohesive Home Rural Gardening Roots I grew up gardening in rural Illinois farm country on what my parents called an “Old McDonald Farm.” To them that meant we had a little bit of everything and farming wasn’t really what my dad did for a living. Mom and…

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