Tag: family life

So That Happened!

A summary of our summer fun.

Dear Discipline…

Have you ever heard the phrase: “The freedom of discipline”?  It’s ironic.  Don’t you think.  A little too ironic.  To think that the power to act, speak, or think as one wants, (without hinderance or restraint), comes through the practice of being trained to…

The Countdown is On!

Only one month left until Christmas! I used to love Christmas.  I loved everything from the decorations to finding the perfect gift for each person on my list.  I loved spending every day from Thanksgiving to January 2nd immersed in all things Holiday.  Surrounded…

Walk this Way

I love carousels.  I’m not exactly sure why, it’s just sitting still and going around in circles, but I’ve always enjoyed them.  My kids feel the same way and riding the Cinderella carousel at Magic Kingdom was definitely a high-light of our trip.  We rode…

Read the Fine Print

I love details.  There’s something exciting to me about details.  Parties are a great time to dwell on details and this week we celebrated a birthday party.  I think everyone expends energy on details, but we also miss a lot.   The second lesson…

Pixie Dust

So I’m on this journey of becoming more structured and routined and disciplined. And like I mentioned in my last post, the beginning of new things often falls into the time-suck category, (which is why I’ve been away so long!).  I am not naturally…