Thankful Thursday

      As always, there are lots of things to be thankful for. This week for me it was time.  Am out on Fall break, so I have two and 1/2 weeks of spending time as I best see fit. I mean, we all get to make decisions about how we spend the 24 hours we have, but I have a lot less in my structured schedule and am so enjoying space to breathe a bit and fill theRead more

a daily harvest

  “Stepping back and harvesting the gifts of the day. Reflecting on its fruits, giving thanks.  Knowing the difference between holding ad grasping, needing and wanting, brings peace.” ~ Sister Stan I love this quote by Sister Stan. It’s so good to step back a bit and reflect  at the end of the day. It almost feels like a big exhale– an  often quite necessary letting down. And then, then after the exhale, well, there’s more room and space forRead more

Connections…

“Every time you think of calling a kid ‘attention seeking’ this year, consider changing it to ‘connection-seeking’ and see how your perspective changes. ”  Dr. Jody CarringtonRead more

Thankful Thursday

  Random—that’s what my thoughts are tonight. But gonna share some little tidbits of gratitude anyway. Am thankful for…. blueberries, fresh, tasty blueberries—not just to save for a recipe, or a salad, or a pie…but to eat right out of a cute little bowl. I’m thankful I didn’t have to share any of them. I’m also sad that I didn’t have to share any of them. And, am thankful for flowers–not purchased for me, but purchased by me for aRead more

ahorita

today. now. Presently. Present-ly. at this moment. for now ahorita this moment in time in real time here,  now ahorita…ahora means “now”, and ahorita literally translated means, “little now”…the little moment that we have right now…ahorita. so thankful for the gift of the now, no matter how oh-so-ordinary it is… Just a reminder to (open up my eyes to) see the beauty of what’s right in front of me. Blessings~ Heather          Read more