Experiences, Thought

With Deep Gratitude

Today I pulled an oracle card to remind me of what is important for the day. What came up was ‘Gratitude’ - ‘be grateful for all that you have’.  I have to be honest, there are times when this card comes up and my reaction is immediately one like “oh great… this again”. It sounds… Continue reading With Deep Gratitude

Experiences, Poetry, Thought

Enough

I live in a teeny tiny town With not a whole lot to do Today while driving home from the grocery store I noticed the church marquee said something new… “We don’t need more to be thankful for We just need to be thankful more.” And I sat with that in my mind. I drove… Continue reading Enough

Experiences, Thought

Happy Right Now

A few days ago I picked up a copy of the late Dr. Wayne Dyer's book "Excuses Begone" for $1.00 at a local used bookstore. It was a treasure for me to find this book and I began reading 20 minutes after I bought it. The other night I began a chapter that talked all… Continue reading Happy Right Now

Experiences, Thought

Deep Gratitude

As we move into the next few weeks, we are faced with a choice... we can focus on all that we have, or we can fall into the trap of accumulating. The Holidays are upon us, and many are torn as they look at the future and wonder how things will work out. Today I… Continue reading Deep Gratitude

Experiences, Thought

Appreciation for the Sun

I picked my daughter up from school on Friday in a cold wintry mess. There was a cross between snow, slush and rain falling from the sky and it reminded me that winter is on its way in. Such is life in upstate New York! However cold and gross last week was though, the weekend… Continue reading Appreciation for the Sun

Experiences, Thought

Everything I Need

Last week my husband and I went to the mall with our daughters on Thursday evening. As I walked around, it was relatively peaceful, not a huge crowd at 8 pm on a weeknight. But the smell of retail was intense (am I the only one who thinks that the mall has an intoxicating "new… Continue reading Everything I Need