Beautiful warm days, just before the hustle the begining of the school year brings. Officially, schools open on 12th of September in Greece ( too hot to even consider earlier). Around midday I had a delicious snack when I felt my strenght going away.It worked fine.
You see there was jam from grapes to be made. We were kindly given by our landlord ( who happens to be a priest) a generous amount of grapes. I had to figure out how to preserve. It wasn't difficult as generations of women thought of many ways before me. For the record I have already made a sweet with syrop and today is jam day.
We had lunch all 5 together around 2 in the afternoon and it was small fried fish fresh from local waters and vegetables. Kids were not excited but they behaved because I had promised the following
On another note, I think I am progressing on my praying. I have to be more careful to pray twice a day.
What I call progress is that I miss it when I don't pray and sometimes I noticed that I don't feel peaceful until I do.
Have you noticed something like that also? I have made a beautiful corner in my bedroom for praying but still simple. I want this turn in my life to be slow and meaningful.