• family,  Fun,  Uncategorized

    Another Summer

    Austin Kleon shared this video today that made me take a deep breath and appreciate my summer. Play through…. I’m taking Maurice Sendak’s words to heart today: I wish you all good things. Live your life, live your life, live your…

  • community,  dementia,  Fun,  teaching

    Momma’s Day

    Mom loves to have her head rubbed. When she used to go to beauty shops, she picked them based on how long the person shampooed her hair. Alia, at a great place around the corner , not only gives fabulous shampoos,…

  • community,  culture,  Fun

    Rumi’s Words Always Resonate

    “But listen to me. For one moment quit being sad. Hear blessings dropping their blossoms around you.” ~ Rumi Traveling the Danube recently allowed me to put problems with Mom, world events, and stress behind me. What a gift to spend…

  • blogs,  books,  business,  Fun

    Teal, in all its magical shades

    I am about to head out for another relaxing week on Turks and Caicos. Our stay involves lots of reading, walking, eating, and sleeping. But mostly, I stare at the water. There’s something about the shades of turquoise that calms…

  • artandwriting,  community,  creativity,  Fun,  letterpress

    Retreating…

    Once I year (I can say that now because I’ve done this twice), I attend a camp in Asheville, NC. It’s called Life is a Verb, directed by author/speaker Patti Digh. We make art, write, connect with friends, share quiet…