Dear Blog Buddy, This Is What’s Most Important To Me

Dear Blog Buddy, This Is What’s Most Important To Me

This entry is part 1 of 5 in the series Dear Blog Buddy

Dear Blog Buddy,  I spent so much time this week trying to come up with this ideal format and think about what to write and how to structure this. But honestly, I didn’t get to any of that!  It almost feels a little odd to write to you here on my blog, so openly. Ah yes, I do rather enjoy the uncomfortable feeling of new things. Do you? And, in any other way I’ve ever had a “pen pal”, well, it’s been with a pen! I do prefer the tapping of keys though, so thank you for this experience! What I did…

Dear Blog Buddy, I’m Trying to Balance My Life

Dear Blog Buddy, I’m Trying to Balance My Life

This entry is part 2 of 5 in the series Dear Blog Buddy

This week has been such a roller coaster for this mama. As I desperately try and fail to find a balance between motherhood, time with my husband, and my own self care. Oh, and work! Meaning, the Blog Buddy Program. Early this Week I focused more inward, and began a few new books. Some of which I picked up last weekend when Bowden and I had our (long awaited) weekend away. I have picked up (again, with renewed motivation to finish it this time). As well as Marie Kondo’s book about Tidying Up! Additionally I have awoken my spiritual side…

Dear Blog Buddy, I Cracked Open & Poured It Out

Dear Blog Buddy, I Cracked Open & Poured It Out

This entry is part 3 of 5 in the series Dear Blog Buddy

I’m so happy to have you to write to right now because it’s been a wild week and I really do need to get it out here on the blog too. I had a really emotional end of my week last week. I’ll be honest, as usual because in my last letter, I admitted my struggle to find balance. And as the week progressed, all the worry and fear came to life. As I wrote on my blog about thinking positively my body came barreling through my conscious mind and things crumbled beneath me as I barely stood. Weak from…

Dear Blog Buddy, Mindful Update from the Woods

This entry is part 5 of 5 in the series Dear Blog Buddy

Vicky!  I can’t even begin to thank you for how much you have inspired me as a human, blogger, and friend. I have been going through so much emotionally, and it really started with this mindfulness talk on your blog: CrunchyLeavesandSunsets.co.uk See, I do this thing with topics that I find interesting. I will read a history book and a book of lore and read them as equals. I will read science journals and spiritual texts as equals. Not deciding what I believe or is true to me, if I do not experience something myself that proves itself in life.…