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Bloom in your own time. When you’re in tune with yourself, inside and out; good things happen. Sometimes feeling at odds with the world is a good thing, I take that to mean that those inner strengths and values are winning. (Winning the war against swimming with the mainstream, going with the “norm”.) I love […]


  When change seems elusive, you gotta remember to hang on. Hang in there. See it through. Don’t stop till you make it. One is not the loneliest number, it’s the leader of the pack…way out in front.  (And amazing all the way, so rock on!) Don’t Stop Till You Get Enough   Much love […]


I love these shots. I got to searching Mel and Anne the other day because we were watching a movie of Anne’s…and those just popped up.  (Yes, sadly she’s gone now.) Something about seeing those smiles got me thinking a lot this past few days about true happiness. What do we need to be happy?  I […]


Cold weather makes me want nothing more than hot coffee, a great movie, and the time to slow down… Here’s to long, cool nights with someone you love. Here’s just the song that says it all… Foolish Heart ~ Steve Perry Something to sip while you dream… Ooh…Nutella Hot Chocolate How To Hoping the week […]


For me, there’s nothing more special about the stillness and quiet of the early morning… Dew caught by chilly wind makes the most beautiful tracings on my heart. Hoping your holiday weekend is getting filled with treasures; both in moments and in people. Frost Flowers Much love to you and yours!  Talk to you tomorrow! […]


I love to travel, I never get bored with exploring someplace different. Recently I took advantage of R’s business trip to Boston and had a couple of days to really remember what fall color does for the soul…simply put, it was like jumping into a cool lake on a hot day for me. My spirits […]


Weekends are made for discovery, and I’ve been so busy, I’m finding new ways to appreciate every single moment. This one has been a whirlwind of great stuff, progress and togetherness with my hubby and it’s been literally a shot in the arm. I needed a break, and even though I just spent 2 hours […]