Tag Archives: Encouragement

“Friday Wishes” …. An Irish Blessing: May the wind be always at your back, may the sun shine warm upon your face….

~ An Irish blessing…. ~ ~ ~ ~ An Irish blessing….a long ago gift from my aunt, a blessing that hangs above the bed, nestled warmly into a scarf, resting upon a textured tapestry of comfort…extending the wishes and blessings … Continue reading

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

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

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“Comings…and…goings”…. appreciating warmth, love, friendships…..

~ ~ Ahhhhhhhh….the many  “comings and goings” in our lives…the continuing and continual “comings and goings” of situations, circumstances, people, friendships, connections. ~ ~ Much of the time, at least for me,  life seems quite steady, consistent and stable… living … Continue reading

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But….but….but….what about the way it’s “supposed to be” ???? …learning to accept and let go

~ ~ A few years ago,  I realized that if I wrote, produced, directed  and “starred” in a movie  about some of the ways I was living my life, it might be titled….. ~ “The Way It Is Supposed To … Continue reading

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“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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