knee deep in weeds

notes on living a life

currently || week 43

"The thing that is really hard, and really amazing, is giving up on being perfect and beginning the work of becoming yourself."  
— Anna Quindlen  

r e a d i n g || A Man Called Ove, by Fredrik Backman  
l i s t e n i n g || to The Wallin Jennys on Spotify
d r i n k i n g || water, lots of water  

w a t c h i n g || The Gilmore Girls on Netflix
l o v i n g || the rain, sun breaks and apples
h a s h t a g g i n g || #owlbegratful #beaglesofinstagram and #thecoffeediaries 

p l a n n i n g || Thanksgiving dinner
p i n n i n g || kitchen remodels
c o o k i n g || from A Modern Way to Eat by Anna Jones 

e a t i n g || all things apples, warm soups and string cheese
f e e l i n g || a bit lost, a bit blue and so very grateful
t h i n k i n g || about what i want to be when i grow up

e n j o y i n g || walking along the river with the dog, still
g o i n g || to Idaho in a few days for a birthday celebration
t h a n k f u l || for tears and the opportunity for growth 

"I am so often struck by what we do not do, all of us. And I am also, now, so acutely aware of the quick passage of time, the way that we come suddenly to our own separate closures. It is as though a thing says, I told you. But you thought I was just kidding." 
— Elizabeth Berg || Pull of the Moon