Remembering 2021 – Dec. 8th

Describe a moment of being truly present; of gratitude. End of day conversations with my loved ones. Reminiscent of my time at university when my roommate would sit at the foot of my bed. This year it was conversations with my adult children. And my husband. Witnessing vulnerability. Paying attention. Loving the other.

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Remembering 2021 – Dec. 7th

What are you avoiding? I would say I am avoiding drawing a hard line in the sand with regards to fitness. And getting a crown. Dental work is not my favourite. I have tackled the worst of the moving projects, there is still so much to do but, it is going to happen after Christmas.

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Remembering 2021 – Dec. 6th

Who or what did you miss? I think what I missed the most is silence. I am a contemplative at heart. Last year, I was alone more often. This year not so much. The lesson here is that in 2022 I will need to restructure the days. I do not want to give the impression

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Remembering 2021 – Dec 3

What did you let go of this year? Each year lived I grip the future a little less tightly. My new mantra is #igriphope. There is a fine balance between making plans and recognizing we live precariously on edge. The call is to live in the present. Right here and right now. Which does not

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Friday Gratitudes

  • Unsolicited texts/ emails from my daughter • Oat milk • Rosemary Mint soap from @saltspringsoapworks • Gifted Farm fresh eggs • an elliptical and a analog spin cycle to use on rainy, wet days My list is simple this week. After last weekends snow, we settled into typical west coast wet and grey

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Remember 2020 – Dec 18

“Close some doors today. Not because of pride, incapacity or arrogance, but simply because they lead you nowhere.”―Paulo Coelho What lesson did you learn this year?Was there something you learned that was specific to living in/ through a pandemic?

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