Monday Mornings

Search online for how to handle Monday mornings, and you’ll get a list of suggested things to do to fight the blues: Get up earlier, eat breakfast, bring doughnuts to work, compliment someone, and so on. Since I work from home, my choices are pretty different. So here’s what I do: After showering and pouring […]

Seeking Calm

I won’t lie, right now my peace and sanctuary has been interrupted. I live in an apartment complex on the top floor, and a man moved in below me. His place is like a revolving hotel with the Girlfriend, her kids, his sister’s kids, etc. Every weekend and some week nights, my peace is shattered. […]

Walk in the forest

Calling Memories Back

A walk in the forest is all that is needed to calm the mind and clear one’s head.  As I am writing this post, snow is falling down outside. It is late Winter, and a surprising snow storm has hit the Portland metro area. I look back to the days last Spring when I was […]