Rest & Renewal

“There are days I drop words of comfort on myself like falling leaves and remember that it is enough to be taken care of by my self.” ~ Brian Andreas I usually write my posts on Saturdays, but this week I’ve been flat on my back developing a close and personal relationship with my bed … More Rest & Renewal

Filling My Jar

“Gratitude turns what we have into enough.”  ~ Unknown At the start of this year, I decided to create a “happiness jar” to fill with reports of the good things that happened to me on a day-to-day basis.  This might be things like a ride to work or help with groceries, or the offer of … More Filling My Jar

Simple Pleasures

“You have succeeded in life when all you really want is only what you really need.” ~ Vernon Howard This morning, the citrus trees out back are swaddled in sheets, mattress covers, tarps, and comforters. It is 27 degrees in Arizona.  It is never 27 degrees in Arizona. The sun is shining but my doglet won’t get … More Simple Pleasures