Hello friends and hello Friday! also hello longer days and hello daffodils?! I took the photo at the top of this post at 5pm yesterday. and yes that is actual sun shining on those green shoots. It’s not unusual for … Continue reading TGIF | More January.
If only time could be seen whole, then you could see the past remaining intact, instead of vanishing in the rearview mirror. Dani Shapiro, Signal Fires One of the (many) things I loved about Signal Fires was how it looked … Continue reading Looking Back | December.
Hello friends and Happy Friday! It feels like this was the first “regular” week in … weeks. and it feels good to be here at its end (also, as I was typing those words the sun came out for the … Continue reading TGIF | Early January.
Hello January! I’ve really been enjoying a slower pace this week … easing into this new month and new year, reminding myself that Christmas just ended yesterday! Thinking about … this year’s One Little Word and accompanying intentions. Words I’ve … Continue reading TGIF | Hello January.
Well friends, we’ve made it to the last Friday of December. Here’s what’s going in my world right now. Thinking about … what to read next! I thought I’d be reading Demon Copperhead at least until tomorrow, but I now … Continue reading TGIF | Late December.
Once again, I’m borrowing Vicki’s idea (Thank you, Vicki!) for an end of year post. The idea is to share the first line or so of the first blog post of each month and a favorite photo (or two) from that month’s posts. … Continue reading Year in Review | 2022.
For this last monthly update on this year’s One Little Word, I’m reflecting back on each of the previous posts. I started doing this with 2020’s OLW And and continued last year with Choose 2021. The reflection process and the … Continue reading Present | December 2022.
Hello friends! I hope this finds you someplace cozy and warm, even if it’s just a figurative place, or a place you’re reading about – perhaps like the December gathering that Rosamunde Pilcher describes so beautifully in Winter Solstice. I … Continue reading TGIF | Before Christmas.
Hello friends and happy Friday! The sun came out yesterday and it (finally!) feels like December outside … of course inside, it’s felt like December for a few weeks. Twinkle lights, winter candles, and multiple Christmas playlists in rotation. One … Continue reading TGIF | Mid-December.
The post title: my mom moved to Georgia five years ago this week and we “welcomed” her with a foot of snow. A foot of snow in Atlanta is rare … especially in December. It wasn’t a great start (except … Continue reading TGIF | Rainy December.