Achieving Flight – A New Definition of Balance

Redefining Balance - Achieving Flight

I’m disillusioned. Our never-ending quest for balance is a fool’s errand, I’m sure of it. Well, my idea of balance anyway. I’ve always envisioned reaching a balance and self-identity nirvana. In that sublime state, I glide through life, easily handling all priorities, never coming unglued with obligations or the piling… Continue reading »

Hurry Up and Slow Down

That is meant to be read as one sentence, up there, not two separate ideas. 🙂 Today’s post is a bit of a ramble, I’m afraid… which is very indicative of my jumbled, hurried brain. I ground coffee this morning. Brought the coffee grinder in from outside, wiped all the dust off, poured… Continue reading »

Best of times, worst of times

I had an amazing weekend. I also had a pretty terrible weekend, and so Dickens’ title comes to mind. Why is it that the not-so-wonderful stuff feels so much worse when there’s really awesome stuff happening too? It seems like the awesome stuff should blunt the terrible stuff… know what I mean?… Continue reading »

Steal of a Deal

yellow river rock

I never pass a lemonade stand without stopping. I remember all too well the potent mix of opportunity and potential… of being 9 years old and arranging rocks, acorns and pretty yellow leaves in the playhouse with an intent to sell. My little sister and I named it “The Morning Bell Bakery”… Continue reading »

Straddling Worlds

Ricochet. It even sounds like bouncing around from one extreme to the other. A lot of exciting things are developing, but I find myself bouncing from depressed and on the verge of tears to manically happy within the space of a couple heartbeats. It’s not my preferred way to get through the day,… Continue reading »