Tag Archives: DIY

Much is said about the journey being the destination.. I think that’s true, but there’s also something to be said for resolution. Take this scarf for instance.. I started it two winters ago and now it’s done.. just in time for Spring. ♥ This was my first knitting project and I managed to choose a […]

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For one fleeting moment this morning.. I asked myself.. “Did I really think I could keep training like this every day for the rest of my life?” It’s been a few months since I’ve started weight training and I love the changes I see in my health and mind, yet for the first time today I […]

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♥ Our dry earth is welcoming our first spring rain.. I imagine it greedy, gulping it down like my dog slurps water from her bowl. As long as these drops don’t turn into something flaky and white, it’s welcome to stay. ♥ You know you’re a gardener when you are always looking for ways to […]

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I have this crazy love for quotes.. their implicit meaning speaks to my heart… Sometimes this world seems too graphic, too literal, too loud.. Let’s steal away a little time for just ourselves, shall we.. just a smidgen, a sliver of quiet.. to peak beneath the surface of our everyday selves and discover the nuances of how we […]

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I still remember the feeling of abject trepidation when I hit “Publish” for the first time on Just a Smidgen.. or the astonishment when I saw “1 view” appear on my stats page. I was confounded.. how had someone actually found and read my blog? Years later, I still feel elated, yet also humbled when someone comes across Just a Smidgen and […]

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