Turkey Bowl

Turkey Bowl Thanksgiving break is nearly here, and I thought we’d do something a little different here at Whole Latte Life.  For twenty some years my week before Thanksgiving was spent in the classroom, trying to squeeze in a bit…

Too Many Tabs Open

Have you seen that meme going around? You know the one with the brain that has too many tabs open? I have been feeling like that lately…that I have too many ‘tabs’ open. My brain, is going in so many…

Climb the Mountains

“Climb the mountains and get their good tidings.  Nature’s peace will flow into you as sunshine flows into trees.  The winds will blow their own freshness into you and the storms their energy while cares will drop off like autumn…

Transitions…

Transitions “Any transition is easier if you believe in yourself and your talent.”  ~Priyanka Chopra The transition from winter to spring is one of my favorite times of the year (minus the thick layer of yellow pollen it comes with;…

Curveballs

Life has a way of throwing us curve balls when we least expect it.  It is how we handle the curves that matters.  Are you one to curl up into a ball and pray for it to be over, or…

Wellness Part 1

In December I hit a wall.  December, filled with decorating, shopping, wrapping, and gatherings all compounded with the addition of a toddler, was absolutely exhausting.  Don’t get me wrong, I savored every minute of the holiday, snapped a million pictures…

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!   Happy New Year!  May your year be abundantly happy, healthy, and rich in beautiful moments. Fireworks mark the occasion down here.  Neighbors begin firing them off in the early evening hours and continue to ramp up…

First Snow

First Snow   Last Friday, we awoke in Houston to a magical wintery wonderland.  Jack Frost had visited and left behind the gift of SNOW!  My husband’s giggle woke me before dawn, as he looked out our window to see…

Hope in Flood Waters

Hope in Flood Waters   The holiday season has arrived!  Our tree is up, packages are being ordered, and we have lit the first candle of Advent, the Hope candle.  In this season of hope, let us not forget those…

Our Blessing

We thank Thee for our daily bread, And all the blessings on us shed. We pray Thee fill us with Thy love, And guide us to Your home above. Amen. This blessing, our blessing, has been said at every meal…