Continued Observations In Grace

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†As the overwhelming negativity continues everywhere we turn (I recently heard someone say the ocean is dead, why even try), as we approach a very hope-filled, jubilant (but traditionally controversial) weekend, I try my best to stay over on the positive side.¬† I am actively practicing my gratitude. ¬† […]

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The View From Now

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†We’ve had a series of minor catastrophes lately.¬† Nothing life-threatening, but all certainly costly and very fucking annoying.¬† (Examples include but are not limited to: rando hit & run into our garage, flooded water heater on two floors, broken off vehicle parts.) ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†The […]

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It’s What We Can Do

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†We live in a flawed world, with rules made up by people. ¬†This is true. ¬†But what is also true is that there are real rules. ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†Universal Law is on a higher plane and of more value than the back-and-forth of ignorant, petulant […]

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Being, not Doing

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†We’ve spoken before about counting our blessings and living in the moment. ¬†The entire concept of intention has been on my mind lately. ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†Which means it connects to where the Universe wants us to focus right now. Small Gifts ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† […]

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Squeezed. Then sweetened.

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†Another big long painful stretch of work for me, no breaks, no days off. ¬†My (hourly) mantra has been: attitude of gratitude, be grateful for the job. ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†But, ya know, it can be challenging, and I’m not super patient. ¬†Hopefully now that some […]

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