Monthly Archives: April 2009

my last 100 days

So I know it’s not all about me (honest, I do know that). But while everyone is busy reflecting on the big guy, I am going to indulge in a little self-reflecting. Sometimes I even surprise myself. In the last … Continue reading

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morning snuggles

This morning I was waking up in my chair, enjoying my second cup of extra bold, extra strong coffee. Alex climbed up on my lap and pulled her quilt over the two of us. She was heavy and my knee … Continue reading

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baby on board

I never got those signs…until my baby, that would be Alex, age 15, got behind the wheel. She’s been begging Steve to take her out to drive for months, and they are doing it now. Right this minute. My baby … Continue reading

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the store I heart + hate

I am pretty sure I have written this post before. I left work at 4:00 on Friday, and went to Costco. I don’t know why. We did need the TP, but they have TP at other stores. I went without … Continue reading

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five good things-weekend update

1. It isn’t 90 degrees anymore. Three days of it was enough of a summer tease.  I promise to appreciate every single second of spring. Just give me a few more weeks, please? 2. Playing connect-the-dots with re:design and being … Continue reading

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please visit my other life

So, I am trying to figure out the rhythm of the studio blog, re:design.  This blog I get. I post almost everyday, and the stats are pretty consistent. I have a few surprises, like when I did a piece on … Continue reading

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squeeze play

I will try to make this a TMI-free post, but no guarantees. Fair warning guys. Today was mammogram day. A side benefit of seeing the doc for my knee was being reminded that I was overdue. This mammogram thing is … Continue reading

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this breath, this moment

Saturday was my third daylong retreat at Spirit Rock this year. I wrote about my last visit here. I chose the three separate retreats over one three-day retreat so I could have caffeine to start the day, wine to end … Continue reading

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oh silent day

Doing it again. Spending the day at Spirit Rock, with Jack Kornfield. I don’t get why I do this meditation thing, because I don’t understand it at all. But there is something that keeps drawing me back. I hope I … Continue reading

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color-less

On Fridays I normally muster up a Five Good Things post. There have been plenty of good things this week (and it is Friday, which is a very good thing), but something else is on my mind. Yesterday I received … Continue reading

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