A New Way to Unwind: Learning How to Knit

A New Way to Unwind: Learning How to Knit

* I was gifted with yarn and needles in return for my honest review. All opinions are my own.* To Knit. According to the Merriam- Webster dictionary the word knit means:  to form by interlacing yarn or thread in a series of connected loops with needles. But I'm sure you already know what knitting looks [...]

What I’ve Been Reading Lately: July

What I’ve Been Reading Lately: July

“The unread story is not a story; it is little black marks on wood pulp. The reader, reading it, makes it live: a live thing, a story.”– Ursula K. LeGuin Reading 2020. July ended up being a good month for some reading. Rainy days...days lounging near the beach...hot, sweltering days...all great days to dive deeply [...]

Reflections: In Nature and Of Self

Reflections: In Nature and Of Self

Reflections. re·flec·tion: rəˈflekSH(ə)n (n.) - defined as: 1. the throwing back by a body or surface of light, heat, or sound without absorbing it.2. serious thought or consideration. I love reflection. Both definitions of it. And so today, I will share elements of both. The Lens-Artists photo challenge this week (hosted by Miriam) asks us to consider [...]

Sweet 16 – Another Love Letter to my Daughter

Sweet 16 – Another Love Letter to my Daughter

Three years ago, I wrote a love letter to my daughter. A love letter to my youngest child. Miss Sunshine. My only girl, who was just entering into the teenage years. Interestingly, the love letter that sat in the recesses of this blog, and had been seen by around 100 pairs of eyes before 2019, [...]