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All the Little Pieces
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When I started this blog, it was with an aim to celebrate the ordinary moments that make family life golden. ¬†The title “Little Pieces of Ordinary” meant examining the tiny pieces that make up the beauty of the mosaic. ¬†Anyone who has a family knows about the annoying moments, which are legion, but I wanted to focus on the sacredly funny and sweet moments,...

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Fresh Start
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Fresh Start

Jul 20, 2016 by

Yesterday, I dragged our coffee table and end table outside and gave them each a fresh coat of white paint. With each stroke of the brush, I simply painted over the marks, scratches, and blemishes of the previous year. It was wonderfully therapeutic. I’m ready for a new school year. That first clean piece of notebook paper. A new pencil with an untouched eraser....

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