Finding my Pace: Slowing Down to Enjoy Life

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Inside: Finding my pace and slowing down to enjoy life, like most things, takes practice. I have learned this by knowing myself better and paying attention to the rhythms of life that make me thrive. You can, too. *This post … Continued

Backyard Bird Feeding 101

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Inside: Attracting birds to your backyard can be fun and relaxing. Writer Patsy Reiter reveals four tips in her guest post.   Throughout the year, I take great care to feed my variety of feathered friends. Summer is the busiest … Continued

Best Time of the Day

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Guest post from writer Patsy Reiter Their chirps are alerting me that I’d better get moving. Rising early has never been an issue for me because it’s the best time of the day. Who on earth would want to miss … Continued

Cultivating Thankfulness

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Confession time: I’ve never been great at keeping a journal. Just not my thing, even though I am a writer. But for more than a year and a half I’ve been keeping a gratitude journal. I started out doing something called … Continued

Eggs: A Dozen Ways to Use Them Up

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Or maybe I should have said “E is for Eggs” because my fridge is overrun with them these days. Mom got more chickens back in December, so between the two of us we share the duties of feeding and watering … Continued