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A dog, a table, and a new perspective..

May 23, 2017

Here at home, one of the first places to get the morning winter sun is the outdoor table. And one of my four-legged buddies has figured that out. Needless to say, once we’re back from…


Just who is the REAL you..?

May 16, 2017

“Be more of the REAL you”.. Sound familiar? We read it in self-empowerment blurbs. And often hear it from the guru’s. Heck, even I say it to my clients at times. But what does that…


The Gift of Unexpected Tree-stumps

May 10, 2017

There was great excitement here in our little corner of the world last week. Well, for my four-legged canine buddies at least.. There we were, feeling very zen, and gaily walking along a very familiar…


The Fluidity of Friendship

May 2, 2017

I only recently really grasped the true understanding of the fluidity of friendships. Let me explain.. I was having a conversation with my sister about a particular old friend who had recently gone to ground….


Why I Stopped Apologizing for Being Me

April 15, 2017

“Never apologize for showing your feelings. Never regret being who you truly are.” ~Unknown Ever felt like a square peg in a round hole? A fish out of water? A knife in a fork drawer? That was me…


To Poo or Not To Poo..

April 11, 2017

“The Poo-less Movement”. Ever heard of it? Until recently, I hadn’t either. And no, it’s got nothing to do with our bowels. It was during a recent conversation with some gals that the topic of hair…


Mirror, mirror, on the wall..

March 27, 2017

A few years ago, I twisted my ankle. Quite badly. I had been gaily loping along a mountain trail (as I do), not a care in the world. Until my foot disappeared down a hole,…


Statistically Speaking.. Or not..

March 13, 2017

My previous musing skirted around the issue of the power of suggestion. (if you missed it you can read it here). And, in line with that thinking, if we agree that our joyful (or not-so-joyful)…


My Uninvited House Guest

February 14, 2017

Since we moved to the country and took up residence in a wooden cabin on a wine farm, my two four-legged buddies and I have been sitting comfortably on the fence between rural and urban…