Musings and Mutterings

Spring Awakens

Spring is awakening, being reborn. The forests are waking, the fields are fertile once more. Joyful, divine, the cycle returns and once again we shall emerge with the Earth. Today marks the Vernal Equinox here in the Northern Hemisphere. Winter is officially over, and though I was glad for the quieter, reflective time that it… Continue reading Spring Awakens

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Thrift Shop Fun ~ #YearOfHappy

So this month's #YearOfHappy challenge was to head out and find some delightful thrift-store treasures for under $10.00. Being a thrift-store maven, I readily took this challenge in hand, and on a cold Saturday I headed out with a friend for some digging. My results were a jumble of happiness - I found a huge… Continue reading Thrift Shop Fun ~ #YearOfHappy

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February

It's hard to believe that it's already the second month of 2015 - just where did January go?! I've actually done quite a lot in this past month, from setting some new goals, reading several books, finishing a few projects, starting new ones, keeping my health steady, participating in a challenge, and goodness knows what… Continue reading February

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Dear Me – A Letter to Myself

Dear Me, Crazy, isn't it? Just being here, being alive, experiencing all those ordinary and extraordinary aspects of this amazingly complex thing called life. It's another year, another click of the cogs, flip of the calendar, turn of the screw, and any other sort of colorful analogy your sweetly kooky mind can come up with.… Continue reading Dear Me – A Letter to Myself

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#ProjectPositive Rock Your Life Challenge

My Days 1 & 14 The lovely Anastasia did it again with this #ProjectPositive challenge - Rock Your Life! I fully and eagerly participated in this challenge just like I did in the last one (read about it here). Unlike last time which was fairly Twitter focused (for me anyway), this time around it was… Continue reading #ProjectPositive Rock Your Life Challenge

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My One Word is Gentle

My word for this year is gentle. Gentle is at the heart of my nature. The inherit path my soul takes. Gentle is something that I long for, and ultimately take strength from. Gentleness does not mean weakness. Gentleness does not mean being a push-over. Gentleness does not equal prudishness, ignorance, or feebleness. Being gentle… Continue reading My One Word is Gentle