Living Outside The Box With Shoes

s4s-post-3 shoesOh shoes, glorious shoes, how I do love shoes! I often (and by often I mean daily) take for granted all the shoes I have. The shoes I have and wear weekly, the shoes I have but hardly ever wear, the shoes I have and never wear, but can’t quite bring myself to part with. I don’t think about shoes as a necessity or as a part of my quality of life, because there they are in my closet and I just select the ones I feel most drawn to on any given day. But the reality is they do reflect a piece of my life, a blessing that I have, a benefit I enjoy and even when I don’t consciously think of it that way, it is.

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Food Bank Food Drive

Food Bank1Well, it’s official, he’s four.  Another birthday has come and gone and my baby is a little boy.  I know it’s been said before… the days are long, but the years are short.  And this birthday was as festive and special as his others with one little difference, we hosted a mini food drive for the Houston Food Bank.

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Outside The Box

Slider Collage 3  “Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do.  So throw off the bowlines.  Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.” –Mark Twain

This quote has been a guiding quote for me recently.  I’ve talked a bit about what I’m doing now and what it means to let go and today I want to talk about our exciting next step.  We’re launching Outside The Box by Cheeky Days, a subscription box by a family for families inspiring connection, creativity and living outside the box.  

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