Why DO we do what we do?

Such an interesting question!  ?? Is it because we LOVE WHAT WE ARE DOING?  We are Curious, intrigued, fascinated? Enjoying simple pleasures of life? (including food, movement) Engaged in something with ALL our attention – in ‘flow’ or in ‘the zone’, inspired Really ‘present’ in each moment as it unfolds; and the next, and the next… Read More

What have been the highlights of this year for your life?

As the cycle of the year draws towards completion is a great time to notice highlights.  They can give great insights to steer the course of your life.    Did your year FLOW SMOOTHLY? or in UNEXPECTED DIRECTIONS?  ? What have been the HIGHS for you? ?   What OPPORTUNITIES have you seen? – whether you picked them… Read More

Cherry blossoms – bringing inspiration into your life?

Why DO cherry blossoms grow at all? So prolific So temporary So beautiful From bare branches, dead-looking trees, uninspiring and not very attractive – absolute delight bursts forth! Unfolding petal by petal into delicate, pale-pink, frilly blossoms. Like tiny ballerina dresses [tutus?] And so many flowers clustered together on branches. All hanging down-wards so we… Read More

What is your focus – and why does it matter so very, very much?

Focus  Where we put our attention is a choice we can explore, work with, even control. Every moment we can choose to look at some ‘thing’, and follow the thread of thoughts which our mind can pull up about that ‘thing’. And, gee, can minds pull up lots and lots of thoughts we can associate… Read More

Retirement blues to opportunities

X’s work recently ended. He’s 60+. Some health issues. The change in daily routine is a challenge.  Recognize this situation – for yourself or others in your life? Does it resonate…? Follow along with us on a journey of discovery, to gain insight into a way forward…

Rust to revitalized: insights from a compost bin!

Feeling rusty? Here is a story about an unexpected revitalization, with a twist!   Some years ago we bought a rotating compost bin and put it together. It rotates around the middle, end over end – and makes great compost.   It did great service for many years until the angle pipe joining the frame at… Read More

Where on this see-saw do you sit today?

  Right this moment, where do your eyes place you on this see-saw?  From -10 to +10 What does this picture say to you? I have been exploring further questions too and I’d like to share some with you. These questions have shown me how my view of the world colors what I see. As you… Read More

The Life I’d Love to Live, Crafting My Path, Part 4

Welcome to part 4 of the journey to live the life you’d love! Here we’ll look at how we can craft our path  and develop a way to live more of the life we wish.  In part 1 we clarified who and what would be in the life we’d love to live. In part 2 we found… Read More