It's that time of year when I go where I haven't been in awhile - under the couch and inside the windows of my house to clear out the dust bunnies and pollen. My allergies are a real deal and ever since we moved from the city to the semi-country, every spring is a real… Continue reading Sips with Sophie: Spring Cleaning
As we say goodbye to March, I wait expectantly for Easter to arrive. Everything is greening up outside and I've been planning out what I will plant this spring. We've celebrated our wedding anniversary and the birthday of one of our pups. Birds are singing and bulbs are peeping up from the ground. It's that… Continue reading Sips with Sophie: Marching into Spring
Have you ever received a love note? There's something about receiving an expression of love and affection that you can touch and reread that fills the senses and warms the heart. Valentine's Day is one of my favorite holidays and the main reason why red and pink are my favorite colors. From the sugary sweetheart… Continue reading Sips with Sophie: Love Notes
Photo by Suzy Hazelwood on Pexels.com “Bring me the sunset in a cup.” ― Emily Dickinson As I pore over the pages of my planner and schedule my writing hours, those hours change on different days. Either I write in the morning or after lunch. Nevertheless, I have a ritual that I've established. Writing MUST involve tea… Continue reading Sips with Sophie: Writing Rituals
"Tomorrow is always fresh, with no mistakes in it." - L.M. Montgomery, Anne of Green Gables As we plunge forward into 2021, I'm reminded that each day presents a new opportunity to relish in untraversed landscape. Whether we have a schedule full of tasks and events waiting to be crossed off a list or a… Continue reading Sips with Sophie: Happy New Year and Confessions of a Plannerphobic!