Month: January 2017

It Takes a Village

It takes a village.   It takes a village to spread joy.   It takes a village to raise a family.  It takes a village to live.   It takes a village.   I have been very blessed with a wonderful village.  After returning…

A Little Book Reading

I love to read.  I love it almost as much as I love eating and hiking. Here are a few books I’m reading now. The Power of the Other – Henry Cloud Henry Cloud is one of my favorite authors.  I have been saving…

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Reviewing 2016

  Oh, precious goals that keep tapping on my shoulder. I love setting yearly goals (not resolutions, more on this in later posts, maybe…).  I also think setting goals works best when you think about what worked well in the previous year.  So here’s…

Still thinking about goals 

This picture says it all for me.  This is how I want my year to be.  Joyful.  This is a picture of my oldest, Bug, hiking up to the top of Mt LeConte last year.  I love everything about what this picture shows: She’s…

Goals….

I don’t have any goals set for 2017.  Not a single one. Normally by this time I would have set all my goals, organized them by month and determined my stretch goals.  I would have chastised anyone who didn’t have their goals set and…