The Hope of Spring

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Welcome to Spring!For days and weeks it has rained – and rained – drenching everything and everyone. I tell myself it keeps the air we breathe clear and healthy. And yet … the skies are gray and dreary. Days are short and it is dark by 4 p.m. some evenings. The trees are bare and…

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Blackberry Reflections

I cannot believe it was a year ago that I wrote my first blog about myblackberry reflections. I was picking alone this time. Leo, the cat decidednot to accompany me and I wandered along, looking for the biggest shiniestblackberries I could fine. I found a lot of smaller, shiny blackberries at theend of a branch,…

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The Promise of Spring

The Promise of Spring

I took a walk yesterday. You may wonder why is this worth writing about, but right now, like many of you, I am living in lock down conditions. I am not visiting the stores, having goods delivered to the house and keeping a 6 ft social distance practice. I closed my office and am giving…

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NEW YEAR 2020

HAPPY NEW YEAR and welcome to the Roaring 20’s!  The 1920’s were referred to as the Roaring 20’s.   World War 1 had ended and there was a feeling of elation.  A feeling that now people could go forward expectantly and it became a time of intense celebration.  The Roaring Twenties got their name from the exuberant, freewheeling popular…

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Stretching

Confidence

I found a form of exercise that I love! I was picking blackberries in my daughter’s garden. Leo, the cat was meandering along with me …wondering perhaps why I was interested in those black objects that had no appeal to him. And as I reached for a particularly beautiful, perfect blackberry I realized that the…

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You ARE Enough.

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How many times have you thought “I am not smart, motivated. attractive, witty, patient, determined … fill in the blank, enough?”  We compare ourselves to others, how they look, what they achieve, and fail to give ourselves the acknowledgement that we are living our lives in our own way and we are enough.   Yes,…

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