Self Gratitude

Thanksgiving – my favorite holiday. I love the food, the atmosphere, and the gathering of loved ones. Most importantly, I love the message behind Thanksgiving, being grateful and showing thanks for what we have. I think it is important to...

Journaling

The other night I found myself shopping for my fourth journal. I have almost completed my third, and I was looking for the specific brand of the journal that I love. While I say I am on my fourth journal...

The Calm Before The Storm

The nursery is currently under construction and not yet complete – almost but not entirely. Several months back my husband Bernard ripped up all the carpet in our house and replaced it with hardwood. Upon doing that, he discovered some...

Seventeen-Year-Old Me

The other day marked eleven years since I met my husband, Bernard. I became pretty nostalgic about this anniversary date, not just regarding Bernard and me but life itself. I got to thinking about my seventeen-year-old self, and how different...

Next Chapter – New Section

Pearls of Prudence is back, and the month-long hiatus was refreshing and needed. I am excited to jump back into posting. After consulting with an esteemed reader, poring over blogging information sites and chat rooms with other bloggers, and brainstorming,...