Monthly Archives: February 2017

“Friday Wishes” … light and inspirations for motivation, strength and steadiness… as we’re “retrofitting” our personal foundations

~ ~ ~ ~ I’ve REALLY  been needing to “retrofit” my own “personal life-foundation” throughout the past few months! I’ve been feeling a bit like I’ve been living in the midst of a “life quake”…and my “personal foundation” has felt … Continue reading

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“California Rising” … “We have become what we are by welcoming new people and new ideas.”

~ Amazing!!! ~ ~ “We believe in the potential of every child in our state. Every single one.” ~ ~ Link to the printable pdf copy of that art work and poster:  California Rising, Marin Community Foundation. Marin Community Foundation, … Continue reading

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“Friday Wishes”…to develop my abilities to “Stop, Step back, Reflect, Transform…”

~ ~ ~ ~   ~ ~ Noticing negative thoughts, feelings or reactions…. and then…. stopping…stepping back… evaluating….reflecting…using good reasoning…transforming ~   ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~   … Continue reading

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Little drops of water, little grains of sand…little deeds of kindness, little words of love…

~ ~ ~ My mother used to recite this little poem to us, when we were little… a special sentiment… encouraging and nurturing kindness, generosity and love, reminding us to nurture ourselves and each other as we all travel through … Continue reading

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Sharing happiness with each other…. on Valentine’s Day…and every day!

~ ~   ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~  Happy Valentine’s Day! May we share happiness with everyone in our everyday lives! Sharing…. kindness, appreciation, generosity, help, support and care Showing genuine interest … Continue reading

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Nevertheless…. SHE persisted… WE persist in all walks of our lives…walking with compassion and love…

~ ~ ~ ~ “Women Have a Key Role in Ensuring Global Peace” ~ ~ ~ Encouraging excerpts from that  article: ~ ~ ~ The whole article… quite remarkable ideas! ~ ~ ~   ~ ~ Elizabeth Warren… a determined, … Continue reading

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“Friday Wishes….” …doing whatever we can….

~ ~ ~ ~ ~ Inspiration from: Nkosi Johnson, 11 years old “His big moment came in July 2000, when he addressed delegates at the 13th International Aids Conference in Durban. A tiny figure in a shiny dark suit and … Continue reading

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