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Turning 26 + Solo Summer Bucket List

June 23, 2019
AUTHOR: Emilie

Reading Time: 3 minutes I turned 26 this week. Capturing birthday reflections here seems to be a thing I do, so I’m happy to do it again albeit a couple of days late. Twenty-six does feel like a weird number. It’s no just on some of the forms anywhere where I’m age-bracketed in the group over the 21-year-olds; it’s…

Embracing this season*

AUTHOR: Emilie

Reading Time: 3 minutes *Or trying really, really hard to. I’ve accepted that there is nothing I can do better than lean into the season of live I’m in right now. This season includes: having a husband who is deployed (again) a really big work project with a very ambitious July deadline that I am (mostly) alone responsible for…

My ideal week (May 2019)

May 21, 2019
AUTHOR: Emilie

Reading Time: 2 minutes I was struck a bit last week when I read Sarah’s ideal week in part because it’s not something I had ever thought about before. I spend a lot of time planning and thinking about where my time went. Somehow I never thought to create this vision for what I’d like my week to look…

Saturday Morning Tea // May 2019

May 4, 2019
AUTHOR: Emilie

Reading Time: 2 minutes Continuing to soul search… I feel like sometimes I say the same thing every time I’m writing here What do I want this space to be? -me, every time I write here Twice this calendar year I’ve come very very close to just shutting the whole thing down. Other thoughts include locking it up behind…

Show Us Your Books // April 2019

April 13, 2019
AUTHOR: Emilie

Reading Time: 2 minutes This post is coming way, way, waaaay late, but I figured an update is better than no update. Every day that I don’t get to read, I become more appreciative of the quiet mornings I have at home with a cup of black coffee, a fleece blanket, and a book. Into the Water by Paula…