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Life is best when I wander

Life is best when I wander

It’s when I wander that I find myself. No plan, no expectation. That’s how to do it.  It's how we did it. Just my son Henry, husband Nick, and me. Our small family, exploring a new country together in the land of baguettes, cheese, crepes and beauty. We rode the rails...

Falling in love with stone

Falling in love with stone

Dear wild stone, it's nice to meet you. I dig away the earth and wake you from a 40-year slumber. You’ve been asleep longer than I’ve been alive, yet it’s just a short nap for you. You look up to see the sky again and yawn taking in the waking world of clouds,...

Becoming Bratitarian

Becoming Bratitarian

 A Mindful bratitarian is born For the majority of my 39 years, I have been a vegetarian. A dairy-eating pescatarian to be exact. Meat disgusted me, especially after reading about factory farms at the age of 10. It was honestly easy to let go of dead animals as a form...

Opening Windows at Work

Opening Windows at Work

This afternoon I am sitting in my home office, in cozy yoga clothes, to write this post. After waking up and leisurely sipping my coffee, I was able to do some light cleaning (okay, not really, it just sounds good). Afterwards I ventured out to hike along the shore of...

See Less. Experience More.

See Less. Experience More.

Today I went out for a walk in the beautiful January snow. We haven’t had much snow yet this season; the winters here in Wisconsin seem to be changing and I was so grateful to get some fresh winter snow. The second day of the new year, 2019, and I been feeling...

A New Years Goodbye

A New Years Goodbye

New years day is upon us. I love the first day of the year, so much hope, anticipation, wonder for the new year to come. This year is no different, there is a hope in my heart, a knowingness that this year, 2019, will be a gigantic milestone in my evolution. Yet, this...