lunette takes it's shape from the beauty of the crescent moon via lawhimsy
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Word Nerd: Lunette

Lunette (pronounced loo-nette) is a crescent-shaped figure or object. In architecture a lunette is an area in the plane of a wall enframed by an arch or vault with a painting, sculpture, or window usually filling said area. In nature a lunette is a low crescentic mound (such as of sand) formed by the wind.… Continue reading Word Nerd: Lunette

We cannot become what we want by remaining what we are Max de Pree quote Monday Mantra 229 via LaWhimsy
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Monday Mantra 229 – We cannot become what we want by remaining what we are

“We cannot become what we want by remaining what we are." ~ Max de Pree We are all seeking out that someone better we know we can be, however there is a funny little trick to actually becoming it... "We cannot become what we want by remaining what we are." This is a simple, yet… Continue reading Monday Mantra 229 – We cannot become what we want by remaining what we are

fika means having coffee with friends and enjoying the good things in life via lawhimsy
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Word Nerd: Fika

Fika (pronounced fee-ka) is both a Swedish verb and noun that roughly means to drink coffee or tea, usually accompanied by something sweet to eat. the Swedish concept of a coffee break. Fika is much more than that, however, since in Swedish culture Fika is truly a state of mind that involves slowing down, connecting… Continue reading Word Nerd: Fika

the one you are looking for is you life wisdom quote monday mantra 228 via lawhimsy
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Monday Mantra 228 – The One You Are Looking For is You

“The one you are looking for is you." ~ Life Life may seem to be all about the search for the one, but what if that one is closer than you think... "The one you are looking for is You." Life can feel like an infinite search. A search for knowledge. A search for truth.… Continue reading Monday Mantra 228 – The One You Are Looking For is You

In the end I would rather be able to say I loved too much than not enough Christopher Poindexter quote Monday Mantra 227 via LaWhimsy
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Monday Mantra 227 – In the end I would rather be able to say I loved too much than not enough

“In the end I would rather be able to say I loved too much than not enough." ~ Christopher Poindexter Life is all about love and love is all about life... "In the end I would rather be able to say I loved too much than not enough." This quote is the absolutely gorgeous truth.… Continue reading Monday Mantra 227 – In the end I would rather be able to say I loved too much than not enough

diablerie mischief in a dreamscape digital art via LaWhimsy
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Word Nerd: Diablerie

Diablerie is the quality of being reckless or wild in a charismatic way. Diablerie also means magic or witchcraft connected with devils. Diablerie derives from the French diablerie (mischief), which is from Old French deablerie (sorcery), which comes from the Latin diabolus (the devil), which in turn is from the Greek diabolos (enemy, Satan). Quite… Continue reading Word Nerd: Diablerie