February 2013

A Positive Reflection

February 28, 2013

in Life Lessons

This week I wrote a post after re-writing the About page on my site. While I discovered an irrelevancy now to those words describing me from three years ago when it was originally written, I found a shift in my writing focus as well. The reflection I see of myself now reveals not only a […]

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A New Chapter in Life

February 27, 2013

in Mixed Bag

There are many benefits to writing on a blog. One is the opportunity to clearly see the past as it was in the moment–not a revisionist’s version of it. I am able to look back to read what I was doing, how I was feeling, remember my greatest fears and biggest frustrations.┬áLast night was one […]

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I get offers for sponsored posts regularly, but none excite me more than an opportunity to try and write about a gluten-free product. Any chance I have to discover something new I can eat is the best. So of course I accepted the offer to try Rustic Crust’s 100% all-natural, gluten-free pizza crust and tomato […]

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What is Normal

February 26, 2013

in Life Lessons

Yesterday I posted about the unusual living arrangements Sean and I have chosen for our family. I stated I recognized it’s not normal, but that it works for us. What I received in return for publishing this post was a reminder from my readers to focus on what best works for us–however non-traditional it might […]

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Before Sean and I met he had discovered a new community ten minutes from work and the same distance from his two youngest kids. The spacious, city-style brownstones are a short walk to the downtown area, featuring a grocery, movie theater, great restaurants, the gym he already belongs to, a wine bar, and lots of […]

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In the last week I have revealed my Downton Abbey and Dowager Countess of Grantham obsessions. So, of course, today isn’t Sunday; it’s Downton Abbey Day. I know not everyone recognizes today as anything more than Sunday (I pity them). Sean and I, though, do. So we will be watching Season three of Downton Abbey […]

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