Tag Archives: Gratitude

“You Are the Beauty of the Dancer”

~ …….beauty…….beauty…….beauty……. ~ A lovely song…. “The Beauty of the Dancer……”   ~   ~   ~ ~ youtube link:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lax7fxdOnVU ~   ~ ~   ~   ~ ~ ~ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~   Part of Nurturing Thursdays at Becca Given’s … Continue reading

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Sharing blessings with each other… nourishment, clarity, fluency, protection and love…

~   ~   ~ “Beannacht” the last few lines from a lovely blessing by John O’Donohue …….simply lovely…….   ~ ~ May the nourishment of the earth be yours, May the clarity of light be yours, May the fluency … Continue reading

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The extraordinary power of kindness…for opening the “shutters” on our hearts

~ ~ ~ Perhaps, some days we might feel more “open-hearted”… our hearts feeling warm, loving, loved, connected and full. ~ Other days, we might feel a bit like there are “shutters” over our hearts… maybe a bit closed, cut … Continue reading

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Flying on the wings of….. kindness, appreciation, compassion and persistence

~ A  wish… that we may fly on the wings of….. kindness, appreciation, compassion and persistence ~ ~  Expanding upon this wish… with words from Brother David Steindl-Rast, from his beautiful and inspiring video “A Good Day” ~ “So these … Continue reading

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“Pausing…noticing…appreciating…being grateful…” Nurturing Thursday

~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Part of Nurturing Thursday, hosted at Becca Given’s blog, On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea. Please visit Becca’s blog for her Nurturing Thursday post and to … Continue reading

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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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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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