Monotony

We’ve settled into somewhat of a routine now – school, work, work, riding, school, homeschool classes, homeschool classes.  I feel like I’m driving and driving all over the place some days.  But we are still managing to fit in some fun. Jaia wanted to have a “slumber party” in the living room the other night…

Weekending

Jaia was invited to go roller skating Friday evening – ROLLER SKATING! Oh my – do you remember rollerskating?? – Bon Jovi’s Living on a Prayer on the speakers and going around and around. Never being able to tackle going reverse on your skates! Oh the memories. Jaia loved it! and would love, love to…

Finally Finished IT!

Since Jaia was down and out for a few days I had some unexpected free time – no driving around, no dance, no school. I finally got around to tackling that last bit of sewing for the “sew together bag”. I simply had to sew the tabs onto the ends of the zippers and stitch…

Unexpected days at home

This week we had some unexpected days at home. Which we had, for not fun reasons, but really  – they came to be very welcome nonetheless  – Saturday Rowan missed barn work because she woke with a major headache – so bad that standing made her nauseous. I handed her an ibuprofen, nixed the barn…

go go go

This has been one crazy week – but you know what – I’ve been good all week! Not (very) stressed. Being able to make yoga class twice this week really has helped.  And a glass of wine with dinner. I’m letting go of having a clean and tidy house right now because it’s just not…

Women’s Weekend

This weekend is women’s weekend. It’s my second time going and this time around I *think* I know what to expect – Connection, confronting personal issues, connection, reclaiming oneself,  exercise, being outdoors,  and good food. This time around I’m filled with trepidation.  And I. don’t. know. why. I’m falling back into old set defeating habits…