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 … Continue reading The Harvest Moon
What's making me happy this week: Summer's beauty. I'm taking a few moments to catch my breath, reflect, and move forward. Wishing you peace and happiness.
What I'm happy about this week: April showers and April...flowers 🙂 There have been so many storms lately, and the flowering trees and plants are taking full advantage of it. I've been soaking it all in, taking long walks and spending as much time in our local parks as possible. I know … Continue reading Focusing on Happiness—Week Twenty-Nine
What I'm happy about this week: Spring. It's certainly starting off busy, this new season. But the trees are bursting with flowers, the grass is greening, and the world is waking up. Time to get moving!
I’ve been known to get a sunburn within minutes when I go outside at the wrong time of year. Living in Florida for several years when I was a tween made it challenging for me to spend time outside. During one of those years, I decided that I was going to read 300 books. That … Continue reading The 300
What I'm happy about this week: new beginnings. My writing world is changing, and me along with it. I'm taking some time to reflect and maybe redirect once I figure out where I'm heading next. Wish me luck! ❤
What I'm happy about this week: the greening earth. I know it's early for it, but spring flowers are already making an appearance. The earth is thawing, making the air smell rich with soil and moisture. It's hard not to be happy with the world waking up around me 🙂 I'm using this as an … Continue reading Focusing on Happiness—Week Twenty-Two
What I'm happy about this week: Winter skies and warm bruschetta. A few nice days have helped me get out and about recently. The sky was unbelievably gorgeous over the weekend. I'm focusing on that and the warm bruschetta made with a few leaves kindly donated by our newest housemate, Herbis the basil plant, for … Continue reading Focusing on Happiness—Week Nineteen
What I'm happy about this week: foggy days. One of my favorite things is waking up to a foggy day. Whenever possible, I run to my favorite park to enjoy them. Over the weekend, we happened to be out and about in the middle of the day and found ourselves surrounded by this gorgeous scenery. … Continue reading Focusing on Happiness—Week Seventeen
I like to use the cycles of the moon and sun to remind me of the bigger world that surrounds us—the earth beneath our feet, the air we travel through and that travels through us, the flaming ball of energy that supports life on our planet. It's a fun way to reflect on the world, … Continue reading The Cold Moon—2017