FOON: Fear of the Old Normal

Do you have FOON? I might. About a month ago, just as I was two weeks post-vaccination and the CDC guidelines changed again, I began to see articles about another phase of pandemic-related anxiety. One of the articles mentioned FOON: Fear of the Old Normal. I leaned in hard to my introverted homebody-ness this year. … Continue reading FOON: Fear of the Old Normal

2017 Reset Button

Today's guest post is our first re:create recess of 2017! Last week's post spelled out what we're doing here, once a week, on the blog, but here's a quick reminder: we're thinking about create with a healthy dose of play and how both can lead to transformation. My friend Cole oozes playful creativity in her fantastic fashion … Continue reading 2017 Reset Button

Still Writing

Still Writing: The Perils and Pleasures of a Creative Life by Dani Shapiro My rating: 4 of 5 stars Writers process life through the persistent act of writing. So reading writers on writing is tantamount to reading about intentional living. Intentional because writers, like the rest of us, have to create rhythms of life in … Continue reading Still Writing