Tag Archives: Slow living

Gifts of the Hands

Hard work is good for us. It teaches us the value of what we have and it builds character. My mother used to say, “Do something hard every day. It builds character.” There are so many things to learn and … Continue reading

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Things of Consequence

“As long as you don’t lose your mind, all outer strife is inconsequential.”  Teresa of Avila One advantage of having a broken wrist and bronchitis at the same time is that since you know you can’t do much, you can … Continue reading

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Slow Living

For some time now I’ve been thinking about how to live more slowly.  Three days ago we arrived in Cilento National Park, a few hours south of Naples, Italy, and we were eating dinner when Michael noticed how fast I was … Continue reading

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