Skip to main content


Loosened from the mud, I find myself floating in a world of possibility.

So can you.


puzzling through life

When we travel we buy a puzzle and a deck of cards that have images of where we made memories.  Let me backtrack for a minute. For over a decade we have been making the trek from Minneapolis to Moab, Utah for the Thanksgiving break. We started the girl early on so as a family, we are good with long two or three days on the road. Because of the pandemic we had to cancel our trip which left us all feeling lost. So as a remedy I pulled out a puzzle that we had bought years ago.   We decided to do this puzzle over the Thanksgiving weekend. The image is of the Delicate Arch in Arches National Park. We did this hike in 2018 only because the local yarn shop owner suggested it. We had avoided it all these years because of the crowds that are drawn to this icon. She said it was worth the 6 mile hike because the arch is such a unique landmark. She was right, of course. There were crowds and there was a whole crowd of paparazzi set up for sunset and starlight photos. What I most remember was the

Latest Posts


Watercolor Insights about Quiet and Love


you don't choose your family...


powerful words: frolic


alone in the woods