In times of uncertainty, our hearts long for a return to normalcy and stability. We look for comforting signs that speak of consistency as we navigate through the unknowns. I have discovered an immense joy in the signs of approaching spring—purple crocus, bright yellow forsythia,… Read More
What a pleasant and timely surprise!! Apparently the Bohemian Waxwings did not get the message that spring migration was cancelled due to coronavirus. They arrived on schedule for a little bathing time in our waterfall this morning! Blessings are always welcome.
“There is a calmness to a life lived in gratitude, a quiet joy.” Ralph H. Blum Discovering inner peace, achieving peace of mind is a worthy pursuit with a multitude of health benefits; physical, emotional and spiritual. Even though it may be difficult to feel… Read More
“Nothing is more beautiful than the loveliness of the woods before sunrise.” George Washington Carver A dear, elderly friend of mine once remarked, “Honey, it’s all in the way you look at things.” I’ve often recalled her insightful words of wisdom, especially during challenging seasons… Read More
“There is no exercise better for the heart than reaching down and lifting people up.” John Holmes Compassion. Merriam-Webster dictionary defines it as sympathetic consciousness of others’ distress together with a desire to alleviate it. Human affliction often encourages beautiful acts of compassion by people… Read More
“Be the reason someone smiles. Be the reason someone feels loved and believes in the goodness in people.” Roy T. Bennett