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Happy New Year! Happy January! Along with the calendar change, we’ve got some real rain in the forecast. (Southern California hasn’t really had true rain in probably 5 years!) We took a drive down the coast yesterday to our favorite spot to see dolphins, but instead saw some amazing clouds…even though they were a little […]


You know how sometimes you get to experience one of those epically beautiful days? Today was one of many in my life…and I enjoyed every single minute of it. Isn’t it amazing how life gives you just what you need, exactly when you need it? Wherever you are, whatever path life take you on; choose […]


Comfort. Sometimes it’s just what you need when the world gets crazy. I got the King Arthur Flour Catalog in the mail today and they featured a cake my grandmother used to make…Hummingbird Cake. She used to always say she made it because she had some too-ripe bananas hanging around…but I wonder if she let […]


Sometimes things in life just fall into place. Perfectly. My neighbor just got home from caring for her sister. Her visit started with an “I don’t feel so well” from her sister, but ended up in a liver transplant. Her sister’s lingering illness, liver failure, 6 months to live diagnosis, and organ transplant all fell into […]


Saturdays just seem right for two things. Laughing and taking time to enjoy something that takes more time… Slow coffee in a real cup, a walk in the park that ends with a sunset, just letting the day just open up before you-no plans in mind.  Discovery time… Schedules be gone! Do what you love today!   […]


Mistakes happen. Usually when they’re with the camera, I delete them. There always seems to be a pile that doesn’t make the cut. I was thinking about that today when I saw this one, but something happened when I looked at it a little while longer. I saw some energy in the way the colors […]


Prosperity is such a subjective word. Some define it with a dollar, others with a feeling of security or peace of mind, even more think of it as an goal in life. Something to strive for. Doesn’t seem to matter how you consider it, but generally it all boils down to one simple idea. Blessings. […]