On Nooks and Tables and Values

On Nooks and Tables and Values Oh My!

I’ve mentioned before that I want to work on building my horseshoe and strengthen my friendships. Towards that end I purchased the book “The Art of Showing Up” by Rachel Wilkerson Miller. One of the first things she does is have you complete a values exercise. I wrote about my values of home, hearth, and created family. About my desire to create a space for people to gather and share openly around a table with good food and intelligent conversation.

At that point I literally had to drop my pen.

If you follow me on Instagram you may have seen the post below as a response to the prompt, #nook. I have this loveseat and bookshelves set up as a solo spot to work, write, think, journal. It’s set up in the area designed by the architects of this apartment as…