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”

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¦‹