Shadow art

Sometimes you are just sitting and your mind is racing with all the things you have to get done and then magic happens. I turned my gaze to the right and noticed the magnificent shadows cast from the waning light. The shadows brought instant peace and the reminder to calm myself for when you restContinue reading “Shadow art”

Time to Transform!

We watched three caterpillars transform over a few weeks into butterflies. This transformation is remarkable! If a caterpillar can have such spectacular change then just a small change like reading 10 minutes in the morning can surely be achievable. Here is to you and whatever transformation you commit to! ๐Ÿ™‚๐ŸŽ‰๐Ÿฆ‹

Art is everywhere!

I went to The Chicago Botanic Garden on Sunday and the beauty of Mother Nature was everywhere. Art enriches life whether it be man-made or works of art created by Mother Nature. Here’s to you seeing great art today! ๐ŸŽจ ๐ŸŒท๐Ÿ™‚

Daffodil Cheer!

When you need a boost of cheer open your eyes and look for a daffodil. This is my favorite Spring bloom. My heart fills with cheer ๐Ÿ’› when a daffodil is near. May cheer find you on one of your Spring walks or drives. Peace and love to you.

The Sky Frees The Mind

When I need inspiration or a calming force I look up at the blue sky and presto! Mother Nature has worked her magic and I immediately feel calmer. I also look to the sky as a source for inspiration. It makes me want to soar, strive for better, or it stirs in me a creativeContinue reading “The Sky Frees The Mind”

A stained glass wall glows at night.

I was driving around Elgin, Illinois the other night and was struck by the beauty of a stained glass wall on the side of the Salvation Army community building. What a wonderful gift the architect of this building gave to the community with this wall of color.

Have a brilliant day!

The trees in fall seem to shout wake up and be bold. I am in awe when I see the magnificent colors of the tree leaves in fall. Appreciate the glorious gifts of Mother Nature and let the beauty stir your soul. Peace and love to you. ๐Ÿงก๐Ÿ’›โค

Buzzing with life

Watching this bee busily buzzing about the phlox in the garden got me charged with life. The bee was focused and seemed to be content. I felt a strong life force go throughout my body. It propelled me to walk around the block and play frisbee with my daughter. The bee has so much energyContinue reading “Buzzing with life”