New Days Give Us The Opportunity For New Beginnings

  I’m keeping this post short today.  There is just a lot going on in RL right now that I need to put my energy into and so today, lack of time keeps you from having to listen to me ramble too much. The past few months have been exhausting for so many of us. …

Morning Tea

Sometimes a little quite time to yourself, time to reflect and think on things, is the best thing you can do for yourself. I do hope everyone is enjoying the first unofficial day of summer.  Please stay safe. ♥ See it on Flickr. Credits {anc} NO LIMITS // flying dove.A [egg-yellow] 1Li DaD – “Rustic…

Reading Nook

Not much to say tonight except that I wish I had a little corner like this to go hide in.  I’ve started confronting a very difficult situation today…one I have been dreading dealing with for some time now…and all I want to do is go hide. I will say, I am incredibly grateful for two…

The Laundry Can Wait

When I was married, my ex lived by this very rigid schedule and set of expectations. The house had to be cleaned by 9pm on Fridays… Laundry had to be finished and folded by 11am Saturday morning… The trip to the grocery store had to be done by 2pm Saturday… It was bizarre.  I could…

The Carriage House

One thing that is really neat in Virginia is all of the old homes.  Many of the homes that were built prior to 1900 have one thing in common…carriage houses. Ironically, it doesn’t matter if you find the old home in the rural or urban setting.  These structures seem to be present at the majority…

Hiding Places

This post goes out to all of my introverted friends who share their homes with families, friends, roommates, housemates, etc. and who are trying to survive being housebound with everyone else. I hope all of you have one little corner of your home where you can hang a “Do Not Disturb” sign, indulge in your…