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“Friday Wishes…” May you feel happy and contented….

~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ …….Friday Wishes……. ~ ~ ~ ~ ~    

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Awareness…watching the activities of the mind…

“Awareness” gently observing and watching the activities of one’s own mind ~ ~ learning to become more aware of the “activities” in one’s mind thoughts, reactions, feelings, sensations stopping…stepping back…observing noticing ~ ~ “awareness”…. perhaps, a bit like calmly watching … Continue reading

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Today I am thankful….for feeling quietly content…Nurturing Thursday

~   ~ ~ ~  “quietly content” a very special state of heart and mind, definitely welcomed, deeply appreciated, what could be nicer? ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ May each of us notice, appreciate and nurture an abundance of precious … Continue reading

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“River, take me along….”

The  magic and beauty of nature… the magic and beauty of rivers… the nurturing presence of waters flowing gently past… nurtured along by a river ~   nurtured by nature   ~ ~ The last 2 stanzas from a beautiful … Continue reading

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Another “Starbuck Moment” …. the kitty meets the new lion

“A Starbuck Moment” ~ ~ Starbuck, the kitty, (named after the Battlestar Galactic character) receives a smiling greeting from the new lion in their home ~ “Starbuck” Kathy’s daughter’s kitty, wandered into Julie’s life a few years ago, still deeply … Continue reading

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“River, take me along….” Nurturing Thursday

The  magic and beauty of nature… the magic and beauty of rivers… the nurturing presence of waters flowing gently past… nurtured by a river nurtured along ~ nature nurtures ~ ~ The last 2 stanzas from a beautiful river song, … Continue reading

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A walk in the New Hampshire woods…. soothing, nurturing, inspiring…

~ ~ This past week, I took a 4 day trip from California to visit older relatives in Central New Hampshire…staying an hour south of the wonderful, lush and lovely Lincoln Woods where I grew up. I love those northern … Continue reading

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