I've noticed that one of the best ways for me to get into better moods and release some stress and frustrations is to go outside, soak up the sunshine, and breathe in fresh air.
Over the course of three years, the family survived numerous close-calls having been threatened at gunpoint, receiving accusations from the opposing militia, being detained and beaten, targeted by snipers and watching their friends killed in front of their very eyes.
Here are my favourite pairs of glasses right now!
"Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same" - Emily Bronte
Wow, I did not mean to take a month-long break, but it happened! I guess life got in the way? I got busy? But at the same time, I don't feel like I was busy at all.
When life gets a little too much, what do you do?
Like the terrible pun I said earlier this week at work, "This year is really MARCHin' along!"
But seriously, I can't believe we're already a quarter through the year.
I've been thinking about my blog, and there are so many things I want to do with it, but I just haven't gotten around to it.
I've been wanting to write this post for some time now. Every time I peak into my comments section, and see all of the love and support from all of you, my heart melts.
A few weeks ago, we went on a little Sunday drive up north. It was the loveliest day.
Life's gotten busy lately. It seems like after the holidays, life sped up and things piled onto my seemingly never-ending to-do list.
The past year has been my biggest, hardest, craziest year that left me feeling small (at times), challenged, and very, very accomplished.
This Christmas was the first Christmas with my love in our new home, and it was my very first white Christmas!
Christmas is this weekend, and I'm having a hard time accepting that.
It started online. I saw him, his humour, I read the things he had to say, the scriptures he shared, I saw his handsome face.
The other day I was eavesdropping on a couple next to me (don't act like you don't do it).
The last time I blogged was before Halloween, which is crazy to me because that's nearly a month ago, and I've been so busy since then!
It's already been more than a month since I've been an honorary Canadian.