The Gambler

Day 6 Happy Saturday, friends! I’m writing this post early today because I plan to disconnect from most technology (not music) for the rest of the day.  I’ve been awake since 5:30 a.m. because – well you know why – the dog! I didn’t bother to try to go back to sleep. I’ve been reading […]

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Cry Me A River

Day 4 Hey, it’s Thursday!  My child just said she can’t wait to get back to school for P.E.  I don’t even know who we are anymore. P.E.???? What is happening?  I guess I need to find a ball and start throwing it at her or something.  I’m not even sure I have a ball. […]

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Come Rain or Come Shine

Day 3 Good Morning! It’s another beautiful day in the forest under government recommended isolation.  Actually it is cold and rainy and dreary and gross. We slept in – even the dog until all of 5:45 a.m.!! I, again, was able to go back to sleep after taking him outside.  I set an alarm, but […]

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Lessons from the Forest

It’s been three months since we packed up all our earthly belongings and moved out to the Tree House in the Forest.  Life is very different here.  The adjustment to anything new is challenging, but I feel like we have made the shift fairly well.  Arden is doing so well at her new school and […]

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My Coffee Maker Died This Week

It’s Fall, y’all!  And the temp is actually below 80, so we are WINNING! I got up early this Saturday morning to take the dog out and actually experienced a chill in the air.  It was magical – almost like God said “I love you a lot today, and I decided to stop the sweating […]

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Bucket List – Top 20

Have I told you I love tennis?  If not – I love tennis.  I can’t play for squat, but I enjoy watching it.  I can’t even remember when my obsession with the game began.  We didn’t play or watch tennis in my house growing up. I think I maybe tried a few times in college […]

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