As I looked out at the vibrant leaves hanging from the trees, I reflected upon the beauty of autumn.
The native New Englander within me may be biased, but there is nothing better than fall in the northeast.
The air is cool and crisp, fresh and invigorating. The moon is illuminated even brighter against the night sky. Wood stoves take off the chill and leaves rustle on the ground as the wind rushes them along.Continue reading “What we can learn from the seasons.”
“And once the storm is over, you won’t remember how you made it through, how you managed to survive. You won’t even be sure, whether the storm is really over. But one thing is certain. When you come out of the storm, you won’t be the same person who walked in. That’s what this storm’s all about.” ~ Haruki Murakami
Nothing external to you has any power over you. – Ralph Waldo Emerson
Family and friends never believe me when I state that I enjoy cleaning up after a dinner party.
“Right, sure you do,” my cousin scoffed tonight.
But I do. It’s a truth. It’s honest. Don’t doubt me.
Clearing the messy table. Doing the dishes. Putting away the lovely treasures that dress up a table.
I love it.Continue reading “Life’s simple pleasures.”
“Loving ourselves allows us to show up in the world so we can love others, uplift others, and make the world a more loving place.” – Troy L Love, A Year of Self Love
“Friday. The golden child of the weekdays. The superhero of the workweek. The welcome wagon to the weekend.” – Unknown
“Be both soft and wild. Just like the moon. Or the storm. Or the sea.” —Victoria Erickson