Tonight, I want to take a minute to celebrate my daughter Mackenzie … she turned 11 eleven days ago now … This girl is amazing … Watching how she spends her time is a gift … Her focus, her dedication, and her thoughtfulness are awe-worthy … For several days, my girl prepared gifts for her… Continue reading The Gift of Passion
Planning for 2022
As the year draws to a close, I encourage you to take some time to reflect and celebrate all that was in 2021! I also encourage you to take some time to make some plans for 2022. For me, the last few months of 2021 were a complete whirlwind. I was very much in “survival… Continue reading Planning for 2022
While listening to the Happier with Gretchen Rubin podcast recently (something I haven’t done in ages), I was reminded of an idea that I heard of before but haven’t really engaged with yet … family updates. For the last couple of years, I’ve composed and sent a Hintz family email once a month ... a… Continue reading Family Updates
A Few of My Thanksgiving Favourites
Thanksgiving is one of my favourite Canadian holidays. For most, it's about the turkey and the pumpkin pie. For others, it's the opportunity to gather with family and friends. While these things are great, I personally LOVE, LOVE, LOVE the opportunity to focus on giving thanks ... the chance to count our many blessings ...… Continue reading A Few of My Thanksgiving Favourites
In the spirit of Thanksgiving, be sure to take some time this week to give thanks. Aim to fix your eyes NOT on all the Thanksgiving preparations, but INSTEAD on your many blessings. This week, cultivate a gratitude practice … grab a tiny notebook or whisper under your breath, again and again and again ALL… Continue reading Give Thanks
Take Time to Revel
Today’s post is being crafted to emphasize the value of taking a few minutes to reflect upon and savour some of our experiences! Obviously, that’s part of the reason for this blog! AND I LOVE to write … Maybe a blog isn’t for you (or maybe it is and you should go start one …… Continue reading Take Time to Revel
Marvellous Monday: Celebrating Cousin Time!
It’s Marvellous Monday! That means it’s time to share something marvellous! Head over to my Facebook Page, Our Life Well Lived - Leanne Hintz, and share your celebrations there OR comment below with something "marvellous" in your life! I shared my “something marvellous” in the comments on my FB Page, but here it is for all… Continue reading Marvellous Monday: Celebrating Cousin Time!