Monthly Archives: November 2012

Mindfulness of Words

Words, they are very powerful tools in our toolbox and we should pause and breathe before we utter or write them.  Take for example the statement, “I lost my husband in 2004 due to an aortic dissection.” Did I really … Continue reading

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Victorious

Personal victories can enhance your life as well as assist the whole of humanity.  It is important to let others celebrate your victories, whatever they may be, large or small.  So oftentimes we are given praise and respond by saying … Continue reading

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Peace

Peace, did you achieve it throughout the Thanksgiving holiday?  I did fairly well, however, it was just my son and me and we joined friends for the day of feasting.  It is easy to stay present when things are just … Continue reading

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Blossoming Heart Health

Where do you find your happiness?  Your first answers will be the most important, and hopefully your answers were not any material items.  Material items can make your life easier, more convenient, but not happy.  Happiness comes from within.  It … Continue reading

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Burden Baskets

The Native American Burden Basket was traditionally used by women to gather wood for cooking fires, or Grandmother Fires used to heat the inside of their lodges.  These fires were named such as they were small enough that even a … Continue reading

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The Ladder of Gratitude

Gratitude is a way of conveying a big thank you to the universe.  It feels rather luscious to be filled with gratitude.  At this time of the year when the days are shorter, it provides a window of opportunity to … Continue reading

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Transition of Forgiveness

These are times of transition, and if you follow astrology you know that today Mercury goes retrograde through November 26.  It is also election day in the United States, and for me personally yesterday marked the 8 year anniversary of … Continue reading

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