The Unexpected Life

Life doesn’t unfold as we plan. We all live unexpected lives in one way or another. But sooner or later, we have to decide how we are going to make the most of the   unexpected life. – Matthew Kelly The unexpected life is an amazing concept to me because how many of us have wondered,Continue reading “The Unexpected Life”

These Are A Few Of My Favorite Feelings

Let me begin by saying Thank You to Joyful Stephanie for nominating me! Please check out her blog post http://joyfulstephanie.me/2020/06/04/ten-of-my-favorite-feelings-joyful-stephanie/ here! I started writing this post and the first thought that came to me was the song – These Are A Few Of My Favorite Things – from The Sound Of Music even though hereContinue reading “These Are A Few Of My Favorite Feelings”

The Light That Is You

All things break. And all things can be mended. Not with time, as they say, but with intention. So go. Love intentionally, extravagantly, unconditionally. The broken world waits in darkness for the light that is you. ~ L.R. Knost Making a Joyful Change in this world requires love. A loving heart and shining your specialContinue reading “The Light That Is You”

Invisible To The Naked Eye

As this virus time continues and we’ve been restricted for quite a while, I’m finding that some people’s fears of the invisible threat to our health has become a fear that is growing. Myself included, at times, I feel like this virus keeps us imprisoned in mind, body and spirit. Being physically isolated is difficultContinue reading “Invisible To The Naked Eye”

Full Moon Rising

Did you know we had a full moon last night? Were you able to see it? It was magnificent as it rose through the trees where I live. Are you someone who enjoys sky watching? I spend time outside everyday, even if it’s only for a few minutes in the morning and at night. IContinue reading “Full Moon Rising”

Unplug

Sometimes you just have to unplug. That’s what I did over the weekend. I didn’t even turn on my computer. I sat outside in the sunshine and enjoyed the warmer weather. It felt wonderful to just be in the moment as May’s warmth made me smile and the fresh air cleared away the cobwebs. HaveContinue reading “Unplug”

Understanding Triggers

Lately my friends and I have been talking about triggers and specifically memories that continue popping up out of nowhere. It’s not a mystery to me why they are igniting now since hindsight is 20/20 in 2020. But it sure makes for some emotional turmoil until we realize that we’re being triggered. Triggered by definition:Continue reading “Understanding Triggers”

Why A Field Of Sunflowers?

Why did I choose a field of sunflowers? Well, the answer above pretty much sums it up for me: I want to be like a sunflower so even on the darkest days, I will stand tall and find the light. Sure, I love all types of flowers, but the sunflower brings out the joy withinContinue reading “Why A Field Of Sunflowers?”

How To Work Through 2020

This isn’t a post about work (aka jobs) although we can talk about that in another post. This is about working through your issues while we’re in the year 2020 where hindsight is 20/20 and memories are coming to the surface for you to deal with them and work through the feelings and the issuesContinue reading “How To Work Through 2020”

The Meaning Behind The Year 2020

Has it occurred to you as well that this year of change, of pandemic, of quarantine and world upheaval is coming during the year 2020? Does the phrase hindsight is 20/20 come to mind when you think of this year? For it is here. Released into the world to awaken those who are ready andContinue reading “The Meaning Behind The Year 2020”