And Then Hurricane Matthew Crashed October

Hello friends! I'm collecting myself and basking in gratitude. My family and friends came through the storm relatively unscathed. The boys, our cat, and I left Savannah voluntarily last Wednesday after school was cancelled and drove to my mom's outside of Atlanta. Gil stayed to tie up some loose ends at work and arrived Thursday … Continue reading And Then Hurricane Matthew Crashed October

What’s Going Well Wednesday #WGWW — on Friday! 

I haven't done one of these in a long time, so how about some long overdue happy. Exploring outdoors helps everyone in our household. Engaging with nature is centering and peaceful, and it certainly appears to have that effect on my children. By hump day, I couldn't face our dining room table and homework and … Continue reading What’s Going Well Wednesday #WGWW — on Friday! 

How to Get Out of a Funk — A Few Tips from a Serious Attempter

1 — Send the husband and children off to school and work.  This is crucial.  I can not stress enough the importance of not having to attend to little people and/or big ones.  They must go.2 — Eat something for breakfast.  Put something in your system.  This morning I had a Clifbar, an apple and … Continue reading How to Get Out of a Funk — A Few Tips from a Serious Attempter