Time Making

#Reverb12, Day 26: How do you intend to carve out more time for the things that are the most important to you in 2013?   I’ve become protective of my time. I am cautious of saying ‘yes’ to any responsibility that would mean saying ‘no’ to my family.  I’ve learned…

Farewell snicknerdoodles

#Reverb12, Day 24: What is the single most important habit you intend to cultivate in 2013?   I drive my son to school every day and pick him up after school.  This has been our ritual ever since kindergarten. He  is now in the 6th grade and thinks he is…

Ticking

#Reverb12, Day 22: What was the greatest gift you received in 2012?    Time. Always time. We treat it like a commodity as if we can trade with it, or barter with it, spend it or waste it.  We say it’s valued because we say we have so little of…

Crafting

#Reverb12, Day 21: What items did you tick off your dream list in 2012? What other, unexpected, dreams came to fruition?     I grew up surrounded by hot glue guns, felt, styrofoam balls and tole paint. I went around town with my mother to fabric stores buying lace and…

Losing and Finding

#Reverb12, Day 20: What was lost in 2012? What do you intend to find in 2013?    I’ve lost friendships, weight, hope, patience, tears, keys, my mind, money, faith, and inspiration.  I misplaced clothes and coupons along with bills, my car in countless parking lots, baby socks, recipes, and grudges….

Restorative

#Reverb12, Day 19: How did you nourish your beautiful body in 2012?   I love the sunshine. I love feeling the warmth on my face and my skin. I look forward to the freckles sprouting on my nose and my skin becoming darker. And yet, I missed these steps the…