Download my Aging Manifesto! It’s talked about as “middle age”, but who am I fooling? Maybe I’ll live to be 100, but “middle” is much easier to hear than “closer to the end.” Aging is something I’ve decided to make peace with, and I hope these pointers will help you do the same. Sadly, I’ve […]
Spring is a time of awaking, and rebirth, but also of more to do than there is time in the day. In the midst of the busyness, I hope you take some time to notice the little things that bring you joy. Here’s a list of 5 tiny things I’m delighted with Maybe some of […]
During our recent downsizing, I came face to face with our family odds and ends. I relentlessly paired down my children’s craft projects and school papers, but there was one category I just couldn’t bring myself to part with. Precious memories of hours spent reading washed over me as I poured through box after box […]
Launching children can be an overwhelming and emotional process, one that threatens to derail even the best of us. Here’s a plan to get to the other side of this season by rediscovering our purpose and breaking the overwhelm into small, joy-filled steps.
When my daughter introduced me to the idea of bullet journaling, my initial response was- um, no. She and her friend poured over the cute, dotted pages for hours on end, creating mood boards and calendars worthy of a gallery. I simply didn’t have the time. Now that I’m an empty nester, I’ve revisited the […]
If you’re staring down the empty nest with more than a little anxiety about how to have a healthy marriage over 40, never fear. Here’s practical help on how to reconnect after the kids are gone. As we packed our youngest child to leave for college, I felt a flash of terror at the reality […]