March 2012 Archives


the caregiver’s plight

I am an ESFJ. This means that, for better and worse, I find happiness (better) and derive my self worth (worse) from my ability to connect with, serve, and befriend other people. The greatest joys in my life are friendships, deep connections, and heart-ties with others. Show me a need of yours and I will meet it…. Read more »


most unexpectedly

Good morning! Welcome to the table. Won’t you sit and sip some chai with me? Today I’m hosting part of the Gathered Thoughts Link Party for my lovely friends at Love Feast Table. Here is my ‘gathered thought’ prompt: most unexpectedly Motherhood is a series of lost and found blessings. The blessing of carrying a… Read more »


sunny with a high of 75

Anyone else enjoying the symbolism of the silence around here for the last 3 days, which came swiftly on the tails of a post about our ridiculous house projects? Yea, that. But I can’t really blame it all on the porch demolition, though. The weather has been so very, very perfect. We have honestly been outside… Read more »


next up

We passed our final inspection on the upstairs remodel last week (!!!!!!!), which means that we spent the weekend knee deep in our next project, naturally. I referred to the now-finished ‘upstairs upgrade’ as the ‘house project of the decade’, but clearly I was wrong because here we are in the same decade and boy,… Read more »