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! 🎨 πŸŒ·πŸ™‚

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 πŸ’› 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”

Look again!

My daughter and I spied this Praying Mantis in the neighbor’s garden. Nature teaches us to slow down and look again for things may appear on a 2nd look. This was the first time I have ever seen a Praying Mantis in person, truly a sight to behold. Here’s to you slowing down and takingContinue reading “Look again!”

Put love into the world.

A cheerful makeup case I bought my daughter to use for storing her crayons. It reminds me to be loving and compassionate to all different types of people. Here’s to showing compassion or love to someone today. β€πŸ™‚πŸ¦‹

Open a new door

Opening a new door leads to adventures, challenges and fresh perspectives. I like to literally open new doors like the doors above as well as exploring new towns, churches, libraries, restaurants and stores. Not every week lends itself to physically going to new places so it is good to read books, blogs, stretch your imaginationContinue reading “Open a new door”