Wonder and Enchantment

Our Backyard Has Become a Nature Sanctuary

Recently, our backyard has become a nature sanctuary. My husband and I live in the suburbs, close to downtown. There are some things about my neighborhood that aren't always ideal. For instance, sometimes our neighborhood can be a little noisy and wild. But one thing I love about my house is that we have a… Continue reading Our Backyard Has Become a Nature Sanctuary

Uncategorized, Working With Painful Emotions

What I am Grateful for Today, What I have Compassion for Today

I believe in expressing gratitude for things in my life--every day if I can. But I also believe in acknowledging sad and difficult things and showing compassion. Life can be really hard sometimes. When I focus on things I am grateful for, I better see all of the gifts, beauty, and treasure I have in… Continue reading What I am Grateful for Today, What I have Compassion for Today