Quote of the day: 3/30/15

"By the time our kids are born, the fire is already lit. All we are doing as parents is helping them find the kindling." ~ The Silent History by Horowitz, Derby and Moffett I quote this as I celebrate my son's 1st birthday. He turns one today! Happy Birthday, Noah! The Silent History brings to … Continue reading Quote of the day: 3/30/15

Word of the day: Prelapsarian

Word: Prelapsarian You pronounce it: [pree-lap-sair-ee-uh n]  IPA:/ˌpri læpˈsɛər i ən/ Definition: adjective 1. Theology. occurring before the Fall: the prelapsarian innocence of Eden. 2. characteristic of or pertaining to any innocent or carefree period: "a prelapsarian youth." I read it: "How all the damage they, that is, we, suffered over the years was about to be repaired, because we … Continue reading Word of the day: Prelapsarian

Quote of the day: 3/25/15

"A pregnant pause, is that the expression? Something taking shape in the spaces between words, something growing there, waiting to take on a life of its own."~The Silent History by Kevin Moffett, Eli Horowitz and Matt Derby Have you ever noticed that the silence between each phrase, expression and context is far greater than the … Continue reading Quote of the day: 3/25/15

Healthy Insider: Toxin Removing Plants Part II

I previously blogged about including indoor plants to assist cleaning indoor air. We are adding more to the family. I previously mentioned that the study was a bit conflicting because NASA, who conducted the study, doesn't use indoor plants to clean their air and that a house would need to be filled with plants to … Continue reading Healthy Insider: Toxin Removing Plants Part II

Fashion: A Renaissance Mom’s Outfit of the Day

I couldn't resist the great climate to incorporate lightweight layers. Disclaimer: I am a mom of three and full time grad student. My “outfits of the day” reflect a low key stance focused on being “on the go” with a fun twist. I often down play the make-up and wear pieces that are contingent on … Continue reading Fashion: A Renaissance Mom’s Outfit of the Day