Rabbit I’ve got the keys now

February 10, 2014 by  
Filed under SYMBOLS & TEACHERS

Yesterday I discovered the frozen, lifeless body of my sweet little rabbit, my Animal Guide, lying under the big pine tree in my back yard. She froze to death in this year’s very harsh Chicago winter of sub-zero arctic temperatures. Naturally I was devastated. She has been my Animal Guide for several years now and [...]

Reflection Activities for New Year’s Day

December 30, 2013 by  
Filed under INNER JOURNEY

Yesterday I shared that I’m getting ready to hunker down for my annual New Year’s Eve reflection activities and I shared my agenda with you — just in case you were looking for something “different” to do this year. Every New Year’s Eve I spend the evening with my journal, sketch pads, candles, card decks, music, prayers, intentions, and [...]

A Different Kind of New Year’s Eve

December 29, 2013 by  
Filed under INNER JOURNEY

I’m getting ready to hunker down for my annual New Year’s Eve reflection activities and thought I’d share my agenda with you — just in case you are looking for something “different” to do this year. It’s an evening I spend with my journal, sketch pads, candles, card decks, music, prayers, intentions, and dreams. It’s a time [...]

Let go to rise above.

August 21, 2013 by  
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Focus on staying calm and getting centered amidst the madness, craziness, stress, shocks, and disappointments. Remind yourself that you cannot control another person and it is pointless to try to make any sort of “deal” with the Universe. Let others follow their own path even though it hurts when they are not on yours. Not [...]

Tears protect you.

August 18, 2013 by  
Filed under INSPIRATIONAL QUOTES

Weeping may endure for a night, but joy cometh in the morning.  ~~ Psalm 30:5

Love and Some Sewing Scissors Heal All

February 2, 2013 by  
Filed under SYMBOLS & TEACHERS

A few months ago I had to push through a very difficult task that had been causing me a lot of anxiety, nervousness and concern. I had been thinking about and preparing for it for quite awhile. It was the kind of task that makes you have sleepless nights because you want to make sure you [...]

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