Farewell For a Week and a Poem

Farewell For a Week and a Poem

I’m getting ready this weekend for my long-anticipated week-long trip to Sedona, Arizona – we leave quite early Monday morning. My goodness am I going to miss that little face next week; Powder gets to stay behind and hang out with my brother! Powder is going to be ten years old this coming May. In … Continue reading

Quote of the Day: Saroyan

Quote of the Day: Saroyan

“In the time of your life, live — so that in that wondrous time you shall not add to the misery and sorrow of the world, but shall smile to the infinite delight and mystery of it.” ~ William Saroyan The Time of Your Life

Quote of the Day: Besant

Quote of the Day: Besant

“‘Some one ought to do it, but why should I?’ — ‘Some one ought to do it, so why not I?’ Between these two sentences lie whole centuries of moral evolution.” ~ Annie Besant The perspective of personal power and responsibility is an important one.

Quote of the Day: Rig Veda

Quote of the Day: Rig Veda

“There is an endless net of threads throughout the universe. The horizontal threads are in space. The vertical threads are in time. At every crossing of the threads, there is an individual, and every individual is a crystal bead. And every crystal bead reflects not only the light from every other crystal in the net, … Continue reading

Quote of the Day: Chittister

Quote of the Day: Chittister

“Acceptance is the universal currency of real friendship. . . .It does not warp or shape or wrench a person to be anything other than what they are.” ~ Joan Chittister True friendship is a wonderful blessing: to be fully accepted by another – merits and faults together – and to be loved simply for the … Continue reading

Quote of the Day: Wesley

Quote of the Day: Wesley

“Do all the good you can, by all the means you can, in all the ways you can, in all the places you can, to all the people you can, as long as ever you can.” ~ John Wesley Have a very happy Monday, xo

Quote of the Day: Mother Teresa

Quote of the Day: Mother Teresa

“We ourselves feel that what we are doing is just a drop in the ocean. But the ocean would be less because of that missing drop.” ~ Blessed Mother Teresa Each and every one of us holds within a unique power and life force meant to contribute to this vast universe in a special way. … Continue reading

Quote of the Day: Sogyal Rinpoche

Quote of the Day: Sogyal Rinpoche

“Although we have been made to believe that if we let go we will end up with nothing, life reveals just the opposite: that letting go is the real path to freedom.” ~ Sogyal Rinpoche It is our reluctance to let go which contributes to our troubles and suffering. Is something troubling you lately? Take some … Continue reading

Quote of the Day: African Proverb

Quote of the Day: African Proverb

“Umuntu ngumuntu ngabantu.” (A person is a person because of other people.) ~ African Proverb Tomorrow is moving day for me, so today feels like my workweek ‘Friday’ – may we all take time this weekend to step back, appreciate, and look with love towards the strangers around us, for we all contribute to the … Continue reading