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”
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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”
Whatever goal you are striving to accomplish just be your amazing self and go for it! It feels great to throw yourself fully into something and to be fully immersed in the present. Cheers to you for all the future projects you are going to tackle. Full steam ahead!
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”
And now FLY!
Our Monarch butterfly has been released today to the outdoors after his wings dried. The butterfly is free to soar now! I will remember that I am free to soar I need to be bold and fly towards my dreams. Cheers to you and your path to soar! 🦋
Our Monarch butterfly is in the chrysalis stage. Transformations can be difficult but I think it is more difficult to stay the same. We need to keep challenging ourselves and keep growing. Otherwise that feeling of being stuck will drain us of energy and life. Good luck with whatever transformation you are experiencing!
These are hydrangeas from my mom’s garden. They make me so happy when I look at them. They smell lovely too. This exquisite beauty will only last a few days. Nature gives the reminder to bloom your fullest each day. You will have a richer life and enrich those around you. Cheers to you andContinue reading “Flower Power”
And so it begins…
The caterpillar will soon turn into a butterfly. So many lessons to learn from Mother Nature. One of the best is to embrace change because the result can be spectacular!
I took this picture of a water lily at Hawthorn Woods Garden Center in Hawthorn Woods, Illinois.