Tag Archives: Monday Musing

Lessons from Mom

My mom passed away last week after a long battle with dementia. As I sat by her bed and held her hand, I was filled with an overwhelming sadness. Sad, not just because she was dying  but for the life … Continue reading

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Monday Musing: Guest Post (Sort of)

(Sunday night, 8:42 PM) Revisions are due for THEIR CHRISTMAS MIRACLE at 9AM. Coincidentally I have to work at the book store at 9AM. That means I’m a tad insane, and insane Barb would mean a more emotional Monday Musing … Continue reading

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Building A Better Mental Ecosystem: Square Pegs

I finally figured it out – the whole going fallow thing. It isn’t so much about burning the weeds and allowing a new plant to grow as it is allowing the existing plants — the ones who are being choked … Continue reading

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Monday Musing: A Thought for the Day

  A short a sweet post for today’s Monday Musing. More of a reminder to myself than anything. You can’t be everything to all people, so why tire yourself out trying? Trying to please everyone is an impossible task. Just … Continue reading

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Musing about Hygge

I’ve been thinking a lot lately about hygge. Hygge, in case you don’t know, is the Danish art of coziness. My friend Penny Watson turned me on to the idea.  Hygge (pronounced Hoo-ga) is all about creating an atmosphere that … Continue reading

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