The Present

This is the time of the year to reflect on the past and think to the future.  But I say “stay in the present, the now, the moment.”  “Only when your consciousness is totally focused on the moment you are in, can you receive whatever gift, lesson or delight that moment has to offer”-Barbara De […]

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Gratitude

  This Thanksgiving brings about massive amounts of “thanks” along with the mashed potatoes.   This Thursday, as I sat at the table of bounty, I thought to myself, ‘will we all be here next year?’  I had to remind myself, not to take this moment for granted for it truly is a moment in time.  As the season […]

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I Choose Love

“Let choice whisper in your ear and love murmur in your heart.  Be ready.  Here comes LIFE.”  – Maya Angelou In every given moment we have a choice as to how we will see or feel a situation.  Do we come from a place of love or fear? It is a lot like . . […]

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Happy Mother’s Day everyone.  Always remember come from your heart.  Whether Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, New Years or the child down the block just broke your window. If you come from your heart, you will not look back in remembrance and wish you would have done differently.  We never know where the other person’s mind is, […]

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Spring

Our Colorado winter just keeps hanging around.  Hope springs eternal and that is what is on everyone’s mind.  When will it be Spring and when will it stick around for a while?  Everyone s ready to soak in the sunshine, enjoy the outdoors in shirtsleeves and plant in their gardens.  However, Mother Nature is the boss […]

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Early Spring

If everything stays the same, then everything is the way it should be. – Author Unknown.  The above photo depicts 5 migratory birds that are local to Northern Colorado during the summer.  When I hear a Meadowlark sing, I know Spring has arrived.  But it’s the week of February 21st, hardly Spring and they have already […]

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LOVE IS IN THE AIR

“Love is in the air, in the rising of the sun Love is in the air, when the day is nearly done And I don’t know if you are illusion Don’t know if I see truth” -George Young, Johannes Vandenberg

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IMAGINE

It’s only January but I’ve been thinking of spring and  the contrast of the green grass and the snow capped mountains.  I know it will be here sooner or later, as it always is, so why wish for it?  Just maybe if I imagine it is already here, it will arrive sooner, at least in […]

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Magnificent World

“The moment one gives close attention to anything, even a blade of grass, it becomes a mysterious, awesome, indescribably magnificent world in itself.”– Henry Miller. This quote reminds me of all the possibilities as I focus on what I am drawn to in this photo.  Just take one element . . . hair.  Do I […]

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