When we moved into this house two years ago (my goodness, time flies!), the walls were a dingy, rental white with chipped grey trim. I have never been a fan of white. I rarely utilize white. I adore color! I have kept a notebook of magazine clippings of loved décor for the past fifteen years … More Living Space Makeover- Part 2 (after photos!)
Oh my, there’s clutter and everything galore There are Christmas boxes all over the floor I have books aplenty and furniture too I love all my beautiful things, this is true Vibrant plants fill the places fighting for sun An inspiration ignited has begun Trying to find my husband in all this stuff But getting started … More Living Space Makeover in Poem- Part 1
The full moon hovered brightly over the land last eve and Yule was nigh. The 12 days of Christmas was originally the 12 days of Yule. Festivities, bonfires, hearth fires, the yule log, the decorated trees, feeding the birds and other wildlife, exchanging gifts, and checking on the elderly and homebound fill the days of Yule … More A Peaceful Holiday
My mantra this year, for 2018, was, “Never make a decision based on fear.” It was amazing how many times I caught myself making decisions (keep my struggling apothecary open, open another shop, apply to begin school) based on fear rather than faith. This simple mantra helped me understand my motives and make better decisions (no … More It is Enough
How wonderful that we will have a full moon tomorrow night, a Super Moon at that. Perfect for manifesting those deep seeded intentions! By now you have looked at what you want to transpire in 2018. You have examined fears that may hold you back. Respected that dreams are imbedded into your path for a … More The Third Step to Achieving Your Goals (and bring on 2018!)
Resolutions are meant to make us better people. Goals and dreams are set into our hearts to guide us on this journey. Listen to your spirit when setting your intentions for the new year. Okay so you want to be size six, never eat donuts again, and travel to Malaysia… Looking at your goals, why … More The Second Step to Achieving Your Goals
My goodness, the house is lovingly leveled with trimmings and paper and gifts galore. And the gentle hum of Christmas comes to an end. But the Season of Light continues on as Yuletide goes until New Year’s Day. The tree, the lights, the song all come from Yule, so really, Christmas lives on. So I … More The First Step to Achieving Your Goals
I walked to the mailbox and found inside a letter. It was from my dear friend, Pat, who sent us a Halloween greeting. I love her poems and wanted to share it with you! It’s Halloween It’s Halloween! It’s Halloween! The moon is full and bright and we shall see what can’t be seen on … More It’s Halloween!
I feel the earth beneath my feet breathing Breathing through cracks in the pavement breaking the asphalt like a too tight corset pulsating life A breathing mother I stand upon her breast amongst the prairie grasses and through her gentle rise and fall I breathe in a new year full of promise and life. Blessings … More A New Year
Eggs are bad! Eggs are now good! Meat is bad! Only factory farmed meat is bad! Meat is good! Grains are bad! Whole grains are good! What?! Let’s face it, with so many opinions out there and research proving whatever makes the most money, we can find pros or cons on any diet out … More Food Fights; So What is the Perfect Diet?