Perfectly Imperfect™ Blog https://www.perfectlyimperfectblog.com beautiful imperfections of the everyday home Sat, 16 May 2020 15:12:12 +0000 en-US hourly 1 The Middle: Longings https://www.perfectlyimperfectblog.com/2020/05/the-middle-longings.html https://www.perfectlyimperfectblog.com/2020/05/the-middle-longings.html#comments Sat, 16 May 2020 15:11:25 +0000 https://www.perfectlyimperfectblog.com/?p=11390 The Middle: Longings Hi!  If you’d like to start and read The Middle in sequential order, start here! Longings  When I was a little girl, the longings inside me were alive.  They woke with me and walked with me.  They called to me throughout the day, and whispered “there is more.” I realize now, looking back, quieting these […]]]> https://www.perfectlyimperfectblog.com/2020/05/the-middle-longings.html/feed 1 The Middle: Mirrors https://www.perfectlyimperfectblog.com/2020/05/the-middle-mirrors.html https://www.perfectlyimperfectblog.com/2020/05/the-middle-mirrors.html#respond Sat, 16 May 2020 15:06:57 +0000 https://www.perfectlyimperfectblog.com/?p=11385 The Middle: Mirrors Hi! If you want to read in sequential order, start here with the prologue!  ****************************** Mirrors My knees were shaking and my palms were a slimy mess.  I could see Andrew’s bald head peeking out from between the cars, but that was it.  I will never be able to put my finger on what was […]]]> https://www.perfectlyimperfectblog.com/2020/05/the-middle-mirrors.html/feed 0 The Middle: Fear. And a Date. Or Something Like It. https://www.perfectlyimperfectblog.com/2020/05/the-middle-fear-and-a-date-or-something-like-it.html https://www.perfectlyimperfectblog.com/2020/05/the-middle-fear-and-a-date-or-something-like-it.html#respond Sat, 16 May 2020 15:04:54 +0000 https://www.perfectlyimperfectblog.com/?p=11378 The Middle: Fear.  And a Date.  Or Something Like It. Hi! If you want to read in sequential order, start here with the prologue!  ************************* Fear.  And A Date.  Or Something Like It. That first phone call with Andrew lasted two and a half hours.  And I HATE talking on the phone.  Here’s the thing about trying to connect with other humans after you have […]]]> https://www.perfectlyimperfectblog.com/2020/05/the-middle-fear-and-a-date-or-something-like-it.html/feed 0 The Middle: Stamps https://www.perfectlyimperfectblog.com/2020/05/the-middle-stamps.html https://www.perfectlyimperfectblog.com/2020/05/the-middle-stamps.html#comments Wed, 13 May 2020 20:07:22 +0000 https://www.perfectlyimperfectblog.com/?p=11375 The Middle: Stamps Hi! If you want to read in sequential order, start here with the prologue!  **************************** Stamps When I was 34 years old, six months after I launched a pilot on HGTV, I divorced my husband.  The same one I’d filmed said pilot with.  For someone who put more stock in having a put together life […]]]> https://www.perfectlyimperfectblog.com/2020/05/the-middle-stamps.html/feed 1 The Middle: Unexpected https://www.perfectlyimperfectblog.com/2020/05/the-middle-unexpected.html https://www.perfectlyimperfectblog.com/2020/05/the-middle-unexpected.html#respond Wed, 13 May 2020 19:49:05 +0000 https://www.perfectlyimperfectblog.com/?p=11370 The Middle: Unexpected Hi!  If you’d like to start and read The Middle in sequential order, start here! *************************** Unexpected  September 21, 2019 I’m sitting outside on the porch of Andrew’s house.  It is cool this morning for the South, especially this September.  The night before this was magic.  I feel loved and treasured and wanted and held […]]]> https://www.perfectlyimperfectblog.com/2020/05/the-middle-unexpected.html/feed 0 The Middle: The Prologue | What We Know https://www.perfectlyimperfectblog.com/2020/05/the-middle-the-prologue-what-we-know.html https://www.perfectlyimperfectblog.com/2020/05/the-middle-the-prologue-what-we-know.html#respond Wed, 13 May 2020 19:44:35 +0000 https://www.perfectlyimperfectblog.com/?p=11367 The Middle: The Prologue | What We Know Hello old friends. It feels a little surreal to be back at this keyboard the way I have been for the last few months.  For those of you who don’t follow me on Instagram, you’ve had no idea, but I decided right before the new year to begin writing and building this PI community back […]]]> https://www.perfectlyimperfectblog.com/2020/05/the-middle-the-prologue-what-we-know.html/feed 0