back in December I deleted a few apps from my phone. my phone is a huge distraction, it always has been. and it’s one of many things about myself i do not like. i considered getting rid of the thing entirely. that’s how bad it is. i text too much, i am on FB or… Continue reading distractions.
The last couple of weeks I’ve felt like it’s time to write again. The last couple of months have been hard, some of the hardest months I’ve known, and I just didn’t feel like I could write. I wish I could have. Maybe it would have been helpful. But sometimes, when I’m so in the… Continue reading i’m trying to write again.
It’s a few minutes after 5 a.m. I’ve been awake for about 30 minutes in the coziest bed, with the most amazing sheets. A fan is blowing, Josh is beside me, the girls on an air mattress next to us. Outside our third floor room are palm trees and hills, though at the moment it… Continue reading on vacation.
I like words. Love ’em really. I don’t like when I mess them up, though. I don’t like when I misspell something, I don’t like when I was thinking one word but write another. Mostly I don’t like when I don’t think through my words and how they sound to the person reading them. I… Continue reading let me clarify.
Talk to me for five minutes and I’m sure you’ll have heard all about poor me and how I have to sit at the gym for five hours per week. Oh yeah. It used to be four hours. But September means a new schedule, and this new schedule means Jaylee’s class no longer coincides with… Continue reading i get to.
Today we were heading out for our paper route. Let’s talk about the paper route for a minute. What was once a 30 minute job has turned into a 1 hr 10 minute job. At the beginning of July, Jaylee’s boss called me and asked if we wouldn’t mind subbing for another route for a… Continue reading last straw.
It’s no secret that life is a smidge crazy around here. Or maybe it’s just me that’s crazy? Either way, I’ve made some choices to help reduce the crazy. Last month we gave away 14 hens and two roosters. Sunday we’ll give away one of our goats. And even though we’re a few months too… Continue reading downsizing.