Isn’t that a great picture? It’s actually 1 in a series of 4 oil paintings we found hanging on a wall in a small cafe/bar in Liberty, Missouri (I’ll be sharing the other 3 shots in upcoming posts). This has been one of the BUSIEST weeks of the year, so I haven’t been very good… Continue reading All That Jazz
Right now, I’m suffering one insidious cold: one I firmly believe I (inadvertently) brought on myself thanks to my big proclamation earlier in the week, “Looks like I’m going to skate through winter with nary a sniffle!” I should have known better. This seems to be the status quo for me: I mention something off… Continue reading The Unseen Power of Words
It seems the really important lessons in life, I’ve learned in whispers: quiet moments when realizations hit you more like a falling leaf rather than a ton of bricks. And if you’re still enough, tuned into the moment while relinquishing thoughts, preconceived notions or even control, you’ll hear these whispers just as they were intended: significant… Continue reading Life Speaks In Whispers
It should be a commandment: Thou shalt not burden thyself with perceived limitations. There are all sorts of limitations we put upon ourselves, whether they’re intentional or not. From statements such as, “I’ll never be able to have the body I really want…” to “If there only were more hours in a day…” to “If… Continue reading Disallowing Limitations: iPhoneography
Confession: It took me a while to get an up-to-date photo of day 4’s assignment (clouds), because we haven’t had a cloud in the sky around here for weeks (which is nothing to complain about in June). But today we had plenty of puffy clouds dotting the sky and fortunately I remembered day 4 of… Continue reading Challenge: 30 Days of Photo Fun (Day 4, Clouds)
My favorite way to fall asleep? Listening to my daughter play her Martin acoustic guitar. It doesn’t happen every night, but I cannot imagine a more soothing sound on Earth. Martin Acoustic submitted for “Hands,” day 3 of A Feathered Nest’s 30 Day Photo Fun.
Never have a single pair of shoes brought more happiness, inspired bigger dreams, encouraged someone to dance or enlivened an imagination as much as these. They may not belong to me, but for those reasons and the soul they so freely nourished, these are my favorite shoes… Want to know more about 30 Days of… Continue reading Challenge: 30 Days of Photo Fun (Day 2, Your Favorite Shoes)