My husband is a very wise man and saw the dangers and foolishness of social media a long time ago. He has resisted becoming enmeshed in it and I see the value of that. A simpler life. A more content soul. A more productive way of living. … More Too Many Words?
This morning I find myself, as I often do, fed up with people. I am an introvert and too much interaction with people drains me. Social media especially drains me and I have to be careful to limit myself on there. I conducted a 2 week fast from facebook about a month ago. I had … More People Full
Christmas comes only 1 time a year. It is celebrated for 2 days. A year consists of 365 days. Something that takes a small percentage 2/365, or .073 if I calculated right. (Be kind, Math is not my friend.) Less than 1 % of the year. For something that takes such a small amount of … More Christmas
Simplicity. Remember back in the good ol’ days when we did a lot more sewing of clothes than buying? Well, I do. I come from a family of people who made clothes to save money. I know my grandmother, mother of 11 children, did a lot of sewing, and then used the scraps for rugs … More Simplicity – It’s Not Just A Pattern
I have been struggling to write this past week as my emotions have swirled around and inside of me. I feel full and overflowing with some unnameable emotion. The closest I can come to describing it is gratitude, mixed with contentment, but gratitude overall. So much of my life hasn’t been spent being grateful that … More Gratitude