UncustomaryAugust collage 3 via lawhimsy
Musings and Mutterings

The Uncustomary August Instachallenge LaWhimsy Style

August may be over and September well on it's way, but its memories still linger on in the form of one of the most delightful InstaChallenges I've participated in. Mary of the always inspiring and utterly rainbow-tastic blog Uncustomary Art created her first Instagram challenge with Uncustomary August and let me just say that she… Continue reading The Uncustomary August Instachallenge LaWhimsy Style

Monday Mantras

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Quote via Anne of Green Gables by L. M. Montgomery Certainly Anne was on to something, since it really is so very much easier to act on ones goodness if one feels good. For some this may mean feeling stylish, for others it means a good hair day, others still it means feeling fit, or… Continue reading Monday Mantra 29

Monday Mantras

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Laughter is the best medicine. It lifts moods and keeps one young. It strengthens the lungs, heart, and abs. It's contagious in the best of ways. It ups circulation and can ease stress. It's musical, magical, and can make friends out of strangers. It's a bond, a link, and just plain fun. Laughter heals and… Continue reading Monday Mantra 28

Monday Mantras

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Today marks the Autumnal Equinox here in the Northern Hemisphere and I am glad of it because Fall is my favorite season. Autumn is the season of the soul and it's a season of Thanksgiving, harvest, promises fulfilled, fiery colors, and brisk, luscious air. The scents, sounds, and sights of this season sill me with… Continue reading Monday Mantra 27

Monday Mantras

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Fitting in is so beyond overrated. Sure, there are times when it seems to be the best thing, or the ultimate goal, but really, when it comes down to it, do you really want to fit in and be just like everyone else? I've never felt the need to go with the crowd, or to… Continue reading Monday Mantra 26

Monday Mantras

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You know how confetti gets everywhere and how bits and pieces of it somehow magically stick around and pop-up when you least expect it. The very same thing can be said about kindness when you toss it around as happily and easily as you would with those delightful, colorful bits of confetti. Kindness begets kindness… Continue reading Monday Mantra 25