It’s been a refreshing change though, having time to spend with the children, no real time constraints and the occasional day of sunshine really adding to the happiness in our home. I think it was what we needed.
I still want to post spontaneous posts but if I want to grow this site and my writing I need a plan.
Cutting back and being mindful about what I spend my money on has been a big part of my new mindset. It still is a work in progress, but reading posts like Sara Weinreb’s over on Mind Body Green make me realise that this is definitely the way to go.
I’ve always had a big issue with labels in all aspects of life and I feel Dan Erickson is on the same wavelength as me. On his Hipp Diggs blog, he talks about how labels can confine you.