Blessings and Gratitude

I believe blessings and gratitude are the same thing, that is my intention.  I know the unseen power of a blessing and giving thanks as it has been know for centuries.  For the doubters, there is a little proof in Head Strong, by David Asprey.  “A sense of gratitude is the opposite of a sense of anxiety.  Just […]

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Good Night

“Do not go gentle into that good night. Old age should burn and rave at close of day; Rage, rage against the dying of the light. Though wise men at their end know dark is right, Because their words had forked no lightning they Do not go gentle into that good night. Good men, the […]

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The Present

This is the time of the year to reflect on the past and think to the future.  But I say “stay in the present, the now, the moment.”  “Only when your consciousness is totally focused on the moment you are in, can you receive whatever gift, lesson or delight that moment has to offer”-Barbara De […]

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Gratitude

  This Thanksgiving brings about massive amounts of “thanks” along with the mashed potatoes.   This Thursday, as I sat at the table of bounty, I thought to myself, ‘will we all be here next year?’  I had to remind myself, not to take this moment for granted for it truly is a moment in time.  As the season […]

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I Choose Love

“Let choice whisper in your ear and love murmur in your heart.  Be ready.  Here comes LIFE.”  – Maya Angelou In every given moment we have a choice as to how we will see or feel a situation.  Do we come from a place of love or fear? It is a lot like . . […]

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Happy Mother’s Day everyone.  Always remember come from your heart.  Whether Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, New Years or the child down the block just broke your window. If you come from your heart, you will not look back in remembrance and wish you would have done differently.  We never know where the other person’s mind is, […]

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Early Spring

If everything stays the same, then everything is the way it should be. – Author Unknown.  The above photo depicts 5 migratory birds that are local to Northern Colorado during the summer.  When I hear a Meadowlark sing, I know Spring has arrived.  But it’s the week of February 21st, hardly Spring and they have already […]

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Art

The principle of true art is not to portray, but to evoke.” -Jerzy Kosinski Just as art evokes, I also believe something truly beautiful touches our hearts and evokes a feeling.  To portray or copy is mechanical in nature and does not inspire. What touches your heart in this photo?  Is it the majesty of […]

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Love Wins

It’s so much fun to teach a child how to play Rock, Paper, Scissors.  Their eyes light up when they understand how to play, followed by giggles when they win.  A couple of weeks ago my friend posted on Facebook a delightful story about teaching her 5 year old son this simple game. “Alex made […]

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