Eating off the floor.

Our ceiling will never be free of cobwebs

The idea of being caught up on the laundry is actually impossible, unless we become nudists.

The floors are maintained at a level of ‘clean enough’, which to me means, go ahead and eat that strawberry you dropped

There will always be smudges on the cupboards, even though I wipe them

There will always be bathrooms that could be cleaner because we use them

There will always be toys on the floor because we play here

I might not always make the best choices or say the right things

I might not always be the ideal role model

And while these things are important in running a home and raising children, focusing on them too intently, takes my eye away from the prize.

Sometimes it’s important to remind myself what that is….



an artiste (pronounced with an 'eeste') tackling a multitude of works, mother raising three kiddos, lover of books, seeker of knowledge, consumer of great coffee, follower of nature, lover and friend to my one and only...

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