new (school) year

I’ve been feeling the itch to blog more regularly again. Thoughts are backing up by the minute…things I want to share. I’ve just returned from two weeks away from home and, with only two days between my return home and the first day of school, I’m sure you can understand that I’m still in re-entry mode. I posted on facebook today the following: “Today is the first day of school…a.k.a “Momma’s New Year that feels more like New Year’s Day than the actual New Year’s Day”.  This time brings intense urges to purge my home of unnecessary items, overhaul my office/desk area, rid myself of five million bits and pieces in my studio and the cobwebs they are hiding, set a hundred thousand goals to be accomplished by my next birthday, schedule in crazy fun vacations and plenty of lucrative opportunities in 2015, meditate for 6 hours a day to keep on track, and once and for all devote myself to re-learning Spanish + practicing the piano & guitar + learning cello + writing a book + weekly menu planning + growing a winter garden + read 5 mind-expanding books a week + finding my abs + falling in love all …