Every year, as the leaves begin to transform from various shades of green to vibrant arrays of yellow, orange, and brown I start the process of preparing for the cold months ahead. As part of my preparation, I bring my prized outdoor plants into the basement where they can live safely and warm throughout the … More JANUARY BLOOMS

2,768 Days

 Those are the number of days that I relayed to the back seat during our drive home on that cold Wednesday evening when my oldest son asked, “How many days have I been alive?” The numbers stung as they exited my mouth, and I doubt that he will ever know how that single question changed … More 2,768 Days