Repeat the Sounding Joy: DIY Marquee Sign

Repeat the Sounding Joy: DIY Marquee Sign

I hope all is merry and bright in your corner of the world. In case you are searching for a last-minute, homemade gift from the heart… create JOY! I used 13.5 inch jumbo letters from Hobby Lobby for this project.  Apply a coat of paint and allow time for the...
Holiday Intentions and 10 Creative Gift Ideas!

Holiday Intentions and 10 Creative Gift Ideas!

Sometimes I have to slice life into tiny pieces to understand anything. Chop, dice and toss: all in an effort of understanding and stitching together thoughts on why suffering seems to lurk in every corner.   Individually what can we do to collectively make a...
Heart to Heart

Heart to Heart

“I want to know if you can see beauty even when it’s not pretty, every day, and if you can source your own life from its presence.”  -Oriah Mountain Dreamer Today was a whirlwind of tiny gestures rooted in kindness; strung together like the links of a chain.    When...
Arctic Bubbles

Arctic Bubbles

 Precious jewel, you glow, you shine, reflecting all the good things in the world. – Maya Angelou Last winter I experimented with freezing bubbles in a photo quest.  It didn’t really work out (ok, it was an epic fail).  When I heard our temperature would...
A Lyrical Christmas: O Hear the Angel Voices

A Lyrical Christmas: O Hear the Angel Voices

Radiant beams from Thy holy face, With dawn of redeeming grace. -lyrics, Silent Night  Truly He taught us to love one another; His law is love and His gospel is peace. -lyrics, O Holy Night Joyful, all ye nations rise, join the triumph of the skies; Light and life to...
Intention Ornaments

Intention Ornaments

“Intention sets the tone for the way you start something and has the greatest effect on its outcome… it can be a dedication, a point of focus, or simply the lens through which you would like to see.” -Mandy Ingber, from the book Yogalosophy The...