Use Your Imagination

Use Your Imagination

Imagination: 1. a creative ability.; 2. the act or power of forming a mental image of something not present to the senses or never before wholly perceived in reality; 3. the ability to confront and deal with problems. Did you know that the right side of your brain is...
Press Pause

Press Pause

Every now and then my weekend mornings allow me the luxury of time to pause. While we all run around in our busy lives there is much to be said for a bit of idle time. The author, Dr. Samuel Johnson once wrote, “Every man is, or hopes to be, an Idler.”...
Keeping it Green

Keeping it Green

A few wise words to keep us focused on Earth Day, April 22, 2018: “If love and peace can prevail on earth, and if we can teach our children to honor nature’s gifts, the joys and beauties of the outdoors will be here forever.” ~Jimmy Carter...
Our Ocean

Our Ocean

As we start to prepare for Earth Day on April 22 I thought of a quote I recently found that says, “Treat the ocean like our home” and this quick checklist on protecting our coral reefs: 1. Support reef-friendly businesses. Ask your favorite stores, hotels,...
The Best Things in Life

The Best Things in Life

You may have noticed in my blog that I like lists. They give me a sense of order and accomplishment in my sometime hectic world. I came across an old email that included a very long list of things people considered “the best things in life” so have chosen...
Breathe

Breathe

So often we find ourselves so busy we almost forget to breathe. So today’s post is a short meditation to focus on that life source – our breath. Sit comfortably with your back erect or lie down on your back with your hands either across your chest or at...
A Year of Enlightenment

A Year of Enlightenment

I am thrilled to say that today marks  one year since I started this blog journey and I want to thank all of you have traveled it with me so far. Being able to share my thoughts, goals, and aspirations with you has brought me that much closer to the realization of...
A Year of Gratitude

A Year of Gratitude

As I approach the first anniversary of my blog I took a look back at all I have to be grateful for in the past year and beyond there, what has brought me here. I have kept journals for a very long time and one thing I find consistent in them are my gratitude lists and...