Year: 2013

Books Enjoyed

I didn’t read enough books this year, and I want to change that next year (I am putting book-reading as the second item on my schedule every day) – but! however! – out of the books I did read, there were some real doozies. And the awards go to…

Read more

Little Cousin

We’re having Christmas lunch and the little cousin is talking about teachers at his school, and how some of them are awful, and some of them are nice. He shares a story about his Religious Education teacher, who told his class that Santa, the Easter Bunny, and the Tooth Fairy aren’t real.

Read more

Snapshot – Big Truck

In August, we had a 5-week holiday, and we started with Burning Man. It was an amazing experience, and I’m so glad we did it first, because it shook me out of everyday-life faster than anything else could, and made me feel free / creative / wildly alive / in tune with myself / reset / back to basics / separated from things that were bringing me down / and many other positive things.

Read more

50 Wardrobe

Two months ago, I was inspired by my friend Jude, who culled her wardrobe down to only 50 items. She put the rest of her outfits away; out of sight & out of mind. I loved the idea, and when I moved house in October, I did the same.

Read more