easing the transition to fall

As the rain aggressively fell outside my second story window, I was reminded of the small joys inspired by the season of fall in the Pacific Northwest. The crisp air in the early morning, the colorful change on the trees, and the pumpkin spice aroma wafting about brings with it a delightful memory of theContinue reading “easing the transition to fall”

line in the sand

Tears began to well up in my almond shaped brown eyes as I looked ahead at the calendar of events for the next two weeks. With my baby sister graduating from high school – yes, we are that far apart in age – my family has been wound up in a crazy schedule of eventsContinue reading “line in the sand”