How do we move forward when things are such an awful sorry mess. How do we heal, how do we do better? On a human race level On a down and dirty, right here at home where we feel it most level with the people we love the most. Where relationships are hard and love is harder. And despite our love we can still get it wrong.
What I do know is that I need a fair bit of quiet and time at home to keep me humming along nicely - - - but life doesn't always throw you that bone.
No way !!!!
The first two words shout out big and bossy like they know all there is to know. Like they've decided and that’s all there is to it.
The second two are whispered but they're determined, not easily put off, resilient, resourceful and they just might have a secret weapon up there sleeve.
It never ceases to amaze me what a difference a small change can make - especially when it comes to our homes and how well a space functions and how much we enjoy it. I’m talking sheer ease and comfort and I've had a perfect example of it here at my place this week. I've … Continue reading Small Change, Big Difference
And then this goes and happens Coffee And small comforts Washing and winter sun The garden - unruly and messy yet glorious This guy And these three And this girl - no words Spicy soup And dinner outside And oceans And sunsets And being together“Do not ask your children to strive for extraordinary lives. Such striving may seem … Continue reading It’s Just Another Day
(Psst - if you are visiting from the Three Word Wednesday Link Up - you can find my TWW post here.) You may want to avert your eyes but I'm about to show you the decorative (and I do use the word loosely) panels that have graced the lower cupboard doors of our kitchen bench since … Continue reading Think Outside the Door
Brain therapy, mini breaks and the power of paint. I love a project and I especially love a project that's quick and easy, that can be done on the spur of the moment and that requires almost zero planning, time, skill or money. Sound good? They work for me every time. Lots of the changes we make … Continue reading The Beauty of a Quick Fix
Well I did promise I'd be chatting about little things making a difference in my family and home life and this one - - - well its real little. I have been quite surprised though at the difference this ones making and how much my “little people” are enjoying it. Its not complicated. I found a … Continue reading The Writing on the Wall