Category Archives: Mindufness

Good things are happening….all the time

~ ~ ~ ~ ~ Reminding and encouraging ourselves to pause, notice and appreciate the plethora of  “good things” in our everyday lives ~ To look in the direction of the good things ~ ~ Nurturing that continuing awareness of … Continue reading

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“Time is suspicious”…those pesky “subjective” aspects of time

A few years ago, an 8 year old boy came into my classroom and thoughtfully commented, “Time is suspicious!” ~ Isn’t that an astute observation? sometimes “time” seems to pass so quickly, other times it seems to drag along so … Continue reading

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Living as both the potter and the clay …. shaping, shifting, evolving, transforming

~ I had created a post about “being the hammer, not the  nail…” After posting those ideas, I was really uncomfortable with the images. I realized that I actually “live” in a more subtle manner, not hammering, not pounding… (although … Continue reading

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“Wishing you a relaxing and productive day, full of happiness and a peaceful and stable mind”

~ ~ ~ ~ This is a kind wish that I received from a friend a few years ago… a wish that’s now hanging as a “suncatcher” hanging on several windows in our home…. lighting up a special “wish…” wishing … Continue reading

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Reflecting upon… this past year and the coming new year…

~ ~ * ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ Looking toward this new year… taking a few moments to reflect upon some of my own wishes, aspirations, intentions, possibilities ~ ~ Perhaps, as this new year arrives, taking a few moments … Continue reading

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“Wishing you a relaxing and productive day, full of happiness and a peaceful and stable mind”

This is a kind wish that I received a few years ago… and one  that’s now hanging as a “suncatcher” hanging on several windows in our home…. lighting up a special “wish…” wishing for a balance of …. relaxation and … Continue reading

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F.E.A.R. False Evidence Appearing Real…but it’s usually NOT “real”….

Here’s an older image that I just  updated… F.E.A.R….False Evidence Appearing Real… It seems to be so easy to fall into that “trap”… often tying in with imagined “fears” about the emotional or physical “safety” of one’s loved ones or … Continue reading

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