Letting Go

The Sky broke Crimson in the evening, with wisps of golden light illuminating the pasture.  Purple blooms glowed softly alongside brilliant gold, warm ivory, and a full spectrum of green played amongst the ground, whispering in the wind a gentle embrace rising up from the earth to cradle a tender heart.   I knelt close…

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A Breakfast Picnic

A simple celebration of kindred hearts and the miraculous journey that is life. A breakfast picnic is just a fabulous way to start the day.  Strong smooth, vanilla essenced coffee, black with just the lightest splash of creamy almond milk is the perfect compliment to fresh picked, sunshine ripened strawberries, still just a touch cool…

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A Simple Beautiful Life

Perhaps it is the way the morning mist gently gave way to softly nudging light through the windows this morning that makes me pause reflective before diving into the week.  It is the quiet of the morning hours as I watch chickens dutifully and tirelessly comb the lawn and gardens for tasty intruders, that I…

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Early Morning Blessings & Heart-Full Chocolate Chip Scones

Why is it that some mornings one wakes with a sense of blessedness, heart full and eyes open, and other mornings lids are leaden with a heart to match?  Is it the simple fact that the sun is shining?  Or is it more likely that your heart is open, and you are shining? Wake up…

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Grace

It seems the world could use a little more grace today.  As we open our hearts collectively as a country, as a community, as families, as individuals, we work together to raise the energetic vibration.  Rise above adversity.  Rise above violence.  Raise your voices in prayer.  Count your blessings.  Share your gifts.  Forgive what needs…

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Blessings in Daily Moments

“Living simply makes loving simple.”                                                                               ~Bell Hooks                                              Embrace the simplicity that is love… the quiet moments, the loving touch, joyful glances, blessings in daily moments.

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Tis the Season for Simple Homemade Chocolates

Simply Delish!  I never knew making chocolate could be so simple!  I am excited to share these two recipes, and some ideas for beautiful chocolate to celebrate the joys of Christmas time!  It is important to remember to savor the sweetness of life.  Christmas is a wonderful season to celebrate the sweet, simple everyday joys…

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Coffee With Gina

A beautiful friend is a gift.  I am blessed to have met some beautiful, amazing mamas, and women, along life’s path.  My lovely friend Gina and I go back to a time when our boys were preschoolers.  We met at an ECFE class, and had an instant connection right away.  We were both like-minded mamas with two little boys. …

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