During the past several months, many of us have found ourselves working from home. While this has tons of benefits and advantages, there are also a lot of challenges that can arise from it. I know that for myself, I launched a new business during the COVID pandemic. In some ways, the timing has been […]
As we enter Thanksgiving weekend, many of our thoughts turn to those things for which we are thankful. Family, friends, a beautiful home, a reliable vehicle, our health. This attitude of gratitude is one of the things that makes Thanksgiving such a beautiful holiday—and my personal favorite. Having a day—or a few days—where we truly […]
Roast Turkey for Thanksgiving dinner. Rinse turkey inside and out, pat dry with paper towels, and let stand at room temperature for one hour.
Do you have daydreams of a cozy Thanksgiving dinner with your family and friends gathered around your dining table? But does planning and cooking for such a monumental meal seem too intimidating to handle? Trust me, you’ve got this! All it takes is a plan. I have been preparing Thanksgiving dinner for my family for years. […]
Do you have certain objects or experiences that you save for special occasions? Maybe you only pull out the good china on holidays. Or do you break open a bottle of champagne to celebrate a momentous event? Or perhaps you only read for pleasure on the weekend or when you are on vacation. The first […]
Although I have always expressed myself through writing, a few years ago I began to intentionally use journaling in my life. Before then, I’d never really been someone who kept a diary. I’d also never understood the power that writing down my thoughts, struggles, and challenges could have in helping me to work through those […]