Category Archives: Gratitude

The Great Love Affair: It’s My Way

It began in mystery, and it will end in mystery. However many of life’s large, captivating principles and small, captivating details we may explore, unpuzzle, and learn by heart, there will still be vast unknown realms to lure us. If … Continue reading

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Completions, Wonder & Emergence

And forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair. ~Khalil Gibran Our lives in seasonal flow embrace this autumnal time as one of wind, change, letting go, and … Continue reading

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Seven Emergent Questions in Giftivism

Nipun Mehta, a friend and colleague in ServiceSpace community circles, recently returned from a four-month journey through India sharing Giftivism. He wrote an inspiring blog post sharing his travel stories about seven emergent questions that came up during his visit, … Continue reading

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A Mug Suitable for a Queen

One of my greatest joys in life is working with clay and glazes to create hand-built ceramic pieces. Here is my newest creation “A Mug Suitable for a Queen” commissioned by a friend. Lately I’ve been into making these unusually … Continue reading

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Mini-Retreat Into Freedom

What makes you feel free and what does freedom mean to you? I cherish the freedom to make autonomous choices and to live my life as I choose. I love that I have co-created the freedom of living a retreat … Continue reading

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Historic Pine Ridge Retreat

Since 2009-10 when I worked on and received my professional Retreat Coach certification, I’ve been a member of the powerful Retreat Coach Network.  In addition to sharing many tips, resources and guidance, each month our Founder and Mentor Coach Helene … Continue reading

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Dance Me Up

holy dance days sweat out sadness bliss throbs pink heart holy day awake again movement saves meditation heals keep moving up light beckons pink light bliss groovin’ to higher ground hell stinks rotten like old blood like fixed patterns stagnant … Continue reading

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Expressions of Gratitude

Ahimsa Gratitude – ceramic art by Lotus Happiness is not what makes us grateful. It is gratefulness that makes us happy. ~Brother David Steindl-Rast KindSpring’s 21-Day Gratitude Challenge was an awesome opportunity to take a closer look at gratitude practice … Continue reading

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