Reviewing a Year of Happiness

Lantern Sunset

When I set out to write a blog post focusing on things that were making me happy each week, I didn’t know what sort of challenges I’d be facing. I didn’t know about the incredible and often mind-numbing events that would take place in the world. I also didn’t know about the smaller, but much more “up close and personal” upheavals that would happen in my life.

Each week, I knew I would need to set aside some time and push all that away to focus on something—even one small thing—that was bringing me happiness in that moment. Continue reading “Reviewing a Year of Happiness”

The Harvest Moon

Today is the full moon sometimes called the Harvest Moon. It’s a time to reap the benefits of all the hard work we’ve done, gathering the fruits of our labor in preparation for the colder months ahead.


Autumn is my favorite season, with Winter a close second. Knitting, writing, hot cocoa, and bundling up under soft blankets—these are all things I’m looking forward to. Continue reading “The Harvest Moon”