Finding Sacred in the Ordinary

Finding Sacred in the Ordinary

I have had a shake-your-soul couple of weeks.  Last week I attended the Brave Girls Symposium in Boise, Idaho.  There were so many aha moments that I can’t sit still or sleep; but I am going to save my symposium story for another day.  In the meantime, if you...
Gratitude & DIY Camera Strap

Gratitude & DIY Camera Strap

“Taking pictures is savoring life intensely, every hundredth of a second.” – Marc Riboud Tonight I am celebrating an “aha moment” about the life lessons my camera teaches me.  This year gratitude is my one little word and my guiding light.  I have been...
Decorating Easter Eggs

Decorating Easter Eggs

Spring is hatching. I hope your heart is open to the weekend unfolding and that you rejoice in the season of spiritual gifts.  We are sprinkling our home with symbols of the season.  Here are a few ideas for decorating eggs! We stamped our intentions on this...
Letterpress & Laughter

Letterpress & Laughter

Find the bridge to laughter, awaken the chid within and honor its role & rhythm. Allow laughter to carry you, and to renovate the tender heart spaces with its uplifting wings. My friends rallied to celebrate my birthday recently.  Their planning was genius and we...
The Giving Tree:  DIY Fireplace Project

The Giving Tree: DIY Fireplace Project

Once upon a time I worked in research for a large healthcare organization.  I wore a suit and analyzed data.  One of my first assignments was a Driving Miss Daisy mission.  I was selected to drive a visiting PhD from NYC to a dozen hospitals as he conducted one-on-one...
Happy Pumpkins: 10 DIY Pumpkin Projects

Happy Pumpkins: 10 DIY Pumpkin Projects

Please examine this pumpkin stem and tell me what you find. Don’t you love finding magic in unexpected places?  In the cracks and hiding in negative spaces. When I was a young (maybe 8?) my dad’s sunset photo was featured on the local news.  The...