Appreciation, Presence, You

Going Off the Grid

These days, our cell phones have become something of an extension of our bodies.  More than just a telephone, our devices have become invaluable instruments in keeping us connected, organized, entertained and informed.  The technology truly is a modern miracle.  To kids growing up now, it’s common place.  But for those of us who remember… Continue reading Going Off the Grid

Appreciation, Heart, Perspective

Giving Thanks

Thanksgiving is just around the corner, and with it, a great opportunity to think about gratitude.  It’s generally a pleasant holiday (barring any family drama!) that is celebrated in many countries as a day of giving thanks for the blessings of the harvest.  A feast of comfort foods, it’s a time to gather with the… Continue reading Giving Thanks

Appreciation, Presence, You

Energy Management

The unseen world is so fascinating to me.  There is so much going on, so much more than our five senses can detect.  It’s our sixth sense that really intrigues me, and when we can tap into and strengthen that, we heighten the ability of our other senses.  It’s all about our energy management. We… Continue reading Energy Management

Appreciation, Perspective, You

Make a Wish!

On my walk the other day, I looked down to see a lone dandelion in its cotton-like seed phase.  Childhood memories flooded my mind, of picking them and blowing the seeds.  As they floated away, so did my wishes…carried off to meet the fairies, who would then set out to grant them.  Ah, carefree days… Continue reading Make a Wish!

Appreciation, Perspective, You

Music Is My BFF

I’ve been noticing lately that my feelings swing like a pendulum.  The feelings I have when I’m in my Happy Place (my deep, content, peaceful state) can seem like a distant memory when some of my life circumstances swing me in the equal and opposite direction.  I feel unsure of myself: sadness, grief, anger, resentment,… Continue reading Music Is My BFF