*** Sweet vacation ends. Lovely unstructured time. We will meet again. ***
Yesterday (Tuesday) I took a break from writing my blog. We had just returned from vacation, arriving home late on Monday night. I slept in, letting my body recover from travel. The night before I'd had a brain-churning, processing kind of night in considering what I had learned at my conference, and what actions I … Continue reading Ending a streak
I have been thinking a lot about the exercises Martha Beck and Liz Gilbert asked of us on Saturday during our Celebrate Your Life Retreat this weekend. I opted to skip the Sunday Q&A discussion after being peopled-out by the 611 women (and 4 men) attending the conference and the deep work we did as … Continue reading Wild vs domesticated
I write this from the Caribou Coffee near my home. Fittingly, my drip coffee maker decided to stop working, and is no longer pulling the water up. I am not sure if it is the hard water coating the mechanism or what. Ugh. Maybe I'll get a french press for a while and just us … Continue reading Post trip caffeine detox
Do you remember that episode of the Twilight Zone called "Time Enough At Last"? I own the Twilight Zone complete collection on DVD, and this is an episode worth watching if you have ever wished for "time enough" to do what you want. Henry Bemis wants one thing in life: more time to read. I … Continue reading Time enough at last
Respect the body. When it needs to heal, my dear. Rest and recover.
It is a holiday weekend so I am taking a little hiatus from writing, but I am enjoying the clean, fresh air of the north woods in Bemidji. I also wanted to share a few photos of one of the places my husband and I think of as "home" (where his mother lives).It is nice … Continue reading Greetings from up north