in pursuit of wild things



Another Thanksgiving Gone By

Advent Poem The days dance by and they all seem the same seasons change and children too in quiet moments I see the illusion the days and moments are not the same every moment is an encounter an invitation to... Continue Reading →

Sunday Journal: Thanksgiving Week and a Little Before

We stayed home for Thanksgiving this year. No traveling, no visiting.  My husband got up early to get the smoker going for the turkey and I started cooking. We watched Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade and then the dog show afterward.... Continue Reading →

Weekly Wrap-up: Clearing the Soul Clutter

Seems like forever since I sat down for some blogging therapy. Generally, half of the words that pour from my head never make it to the published page...but it is healing to clear such clutter from my mind and soul.  This... Continue Reading →

Wibbly-Wobbly Weightloss Reboot Week 2

I may not have been thinking clearly when I restarted this series so close to the feasting holiday season...I'm just not feeling the motivation right now. My thoughts have wandered over the reasons for feasting this week as I've planned recipes for... Continue Reading →

Weekly Wrap-up: Snow Day

Over the weekend we mostly hung out at home. My husband took Sparkles out for some Daddy and daughter time. They ended up at a jewelry store gazing at all of the lovely sparkling adornments. The only other incident of passing... Continue Reading →

The Pilgrims with Beautiful Feet Books

We spent just over two months learning about the Pilgrims’ journey from England to America and then spent some time learning about their friend Squanto. Middle Boy and I are quite taken with Squanto and found his life story fascinating.... Continue Reading →

Weekly Wrap-up: Well…Monthly This Time

Time got away from me this month and I am very late getting the weekly wrap-ups posted. Turns out my husband likes to read them and misses hearing about our school week and my silly banter. I have been a bit quiet... Continue Reading →

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