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Monday Music

Just trying to catch up on a few items (I’ve even been doing my dishes…), and the blog is one space I have been neglecting. After some challenging weeks, and weeks, and more weeks, I am feeling the generous peace that I crave and enjoying some (much needed) sleep and a few quiet hours. (Bouncing … Continue reading

Musings

Happy Friday!

I have been waiting for the weekend since, well, since Monday. Maybe since before Monday. I think a little dancing, photo credit reading, photo credit and baking might be in order. (Yes, I made that bread…last week…and I’m ready to make more.) :) What are your plans to celebrate? photo credit Continue reading

Writing

Pre-writing Activities

Before you write (or do anything creative), do you have a go-to activity to invite your muse? My pre-writing activities vary, but here are a few that work for me: 1. Sleep. Sleep may sound counter productive to creating, but it clears my brain of prior activities, and those vague moments when my brain begins to wake … Continue reading

Music

The Glory of Music

Over break, I needed to connect. I needed to connect with my children, with my husband, with family, with friends, and with my past. I introduced my children to the charming, music-filled drama, Beaches, which was my go-to movie when I needed a good cry at age thirteen (and it still works even though I’m now … Continue reading