Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined. Henry David Thoreau
Many years ago, when we decided to make our move across country to return home to friends and family, we also decided that we were going to build our next house. In my mind, building a house meant we could choose the perfect house for our family. At times it seemed like an impossible task,Continue reading “The Perfect House”
Each day we’re a little closer to making that jump.
It started with a dream. A dream of a life different from this one. A life in the country where we can produce the majority of our food. A life of self-sufficiency thru hard work and determination. A small hobby farm that is bound to have a mouse or two. If Walt Disney was ableContinue reading “A Dream and a Mouse”
There is a constant human subconscious that has been tried to be explained in a myriad of ways throughout phenomena that most of the times surpasses the rationale. It is that “inner feeling”, the ” inner voice”, that tells us something is wrong or could be better in a different way because it is notContinue reading “Don’t Throw in the Towel”
There are some people who live in a dream world, and there are some who face reality; and then there are those who turn one into the other.” Douglas H Everett Dreaming about life and the future is a good thing. Doing nothing to make those dreams reality is unfulfilling and I’m my own worstContinue reading “Dreams vs. Reality”
Last night I wrote this blog post. Our lives had gotten off track and we had lost our focus. The realization that things are out of control is eye-opening, but it’s the steps you take afterwards that really matter. As I do every morning, I checked my email and had an update from Marc andContinue reading “Affirmation”
I’m feeling a bit overwhelmed with all the things that need to be done so we can sell our house and eventually move. Somehow, that feeling of overwhelm is not motivating me to make real progress on anything. I certainly have a lot of things started, but nothing really finished. So today I said toContinue reading “Keeping Me Motivated”