Wow! It's been over a month since I have posted here. I love blogging but lately there has been so much going on that I have been very much caught up in the moment. I also LOVE getting caught up like that, but sometimes it feels like a tornado, catching me in its swirling and twirling. I find times when I need to slow down and hunker down within.
I am feeling a little sad today, just kind of blah (is that a feeling..?). And I am sitting here thinking of the things I enjoy. These quiet mornings, two boys still sleeping soundly. I have pictures of what mornings generally look like here at the house. And that is what I reflect on, when days seem sad, the joy of the day, the blessings of our mini-farm, the centered-ness I find in family and friends. I miss my brothers, that live so far away, I don't get to see them often enough. I miss the ocean that calls me daily, I really need to take a vacation, inhale that salt air, that cleanses every pore of my being, refreshes, awakens, rejuvenates me.
But here are the mornings, here is what, in the absence of a vacation, invigorates me on a daily basis: