This being human is a guest house Every morning is a new arrival A joy, a depression, a meanness, Some momentary awareness comes as an unexpected visitor. Welcome and entertain them all! Even if they’re a crowd of sorrows, Who violently sweep your house empty of its furniture, still, treat each guest honorably. He may… Continue reading The Guest House
But I will only say that I wake early for many reasons (but mainly for two little reasons)…Especially to read my favorite Mary Oliver poem on a sunny morning.
I attend a weekly yoga class at the YMCA, taught by an amazing 70 year old woman named Ine. It is my favorite yoga class because she is so down to Earth, so amazingly compassionate, so real. Her sequencing is almost always the same, the traditional Hatha sequence, but she has mastered the art of… Continue reading Wise words
This past weekend weekend, we kicked off the beginning of the warm(er?) season here with a beach campfire with friends. What a wonderful evening! The campfire pit is seated back from the beach a little bit, separated from the sand by some dunes. The dunes were lined with walking trails, making them the perfect place… Continue reading Ring in the warm season!
Seriously. Isn’t THAT the truth. Winter may bring out the beast in some of us. Sure, at first we are all simply charmed by the thought of Thanksgiving turning into Christmas and snow piling up around our beautiful, cozy little homes. And oh what fun it is to watch those people freezing their asses off… Continue reading I’m sorry for what I said when it was winter.
A sweet moment I captured at the park this week. Vance was spinning Caroline around as fast as he could and she was belly laughing the whole time. I hope you have a wonderful weekend!
The Internet is a vast cloud of (sometimes) useless information. Here are just a few things I have found while looking around… This artist is amazing. Tiny EVERYTHING! I used to love rock climbing (pre-children) and, while I am about a thousand lifetimes away from climbing anything difficult, THIS 11 YEAR OLD is killing it. Sparkle… Continue reading On the line…