The Orchardist – I discovered this group over Christmas and wish I had known about them years ago. Listen hard to their lyrics on their newest album–so many good words! My 12 Favorite 5 Minute Self-Care Hacks – Crystal Paine wrote this list and I found it really helpful. I especially appreciate “Wear real PJs… Continue reading Mixed Tape Monday 2.26.18
We’ve enjoyed some sunshine and warm days lately and Maryna has been loving it.
Meditations of a Coke Machine – I found this article to be helpful to think through some things that nag at me that I sometimes struggle to put into words. I especially appreciated this: “The disease of consumerism is not attachment, but a profound detachment from the physical world around us. We have become a population numb to… Continue reading Mixed Tape Monday 2.12.18
Seth and I have lived in Virginia Beach for nearly 11 years and have experienced our share of the local food. It is actually one of our favorite things to do together: go out and try a local eatery we haven’t tried yet! The other week we discussed where we would go if we had… Continue reading Loco for Local: Valentine’s Edition
I took a trip with Maryna over the weekend to Kansas City, Missouri. It was a bittersweet visit because I was going to attend a funeral for my Grandma Helen, who died just before her 91st birthday (which is today). I enjoyed the time of reflection on her life and thought it would be fun… Continue reading Kansas City Trip
I posted my 2018 goals the other day and now here is an update on how I am doing so far. If there aren’t any notes, that means I haven’t worked on it or reached it yet. Personal Goals: ::Memorize Philippians 1:12-30. ::Review 5 old verses per week (starting week of Jan 7th). I reviewed… Continue reading Goals for 2018: January Check-Up