It's a beautiful Sunday and I am relishing the cool weather. Opened windows~
curtains billowing in and out. I love hearing the sounds of nature in my yard. Too many
months of sealed windows, and the stale scent of air conditioning.
October went by so quickly, and so slowly. October was a month of re-assessment, and
Autumn reminds me that time is fleeting, and each year goes by in the blink of an eye.
Decisions made this past month have brought further stability that has been in the works for
the past eleven months. I've been purging and cleaning since the boys (young men) moved
out in August.
I've made small decisions that would were not earth shattering, but brought me new
I get up Sundays and go to yoga. I love the way my muscles feel like warm, stretched taffy
afterwards. I go to the gym with my daughter a few days a week, or we power walk in our
neighborhood. I took the Mindful Writing Challenge again, and produce one small stone of
poetry a day. And I am going to sing in a choir ~ at my husband's premiere of his
Advent Cantata. We aim to make joyful noise, indeed.
As we rush headlong into November, I have much to be thankful for: my kids, and their
continued blossoming into awesome young adults, my husband and our second chance at
love, and for the gift of every single day.
Causes Annette Talbert Supports
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, RIF (Reading is Fundamental),
Hands On Foundation, Dignity U Wear, Girls, Inc.