Peace Begins With Us

Giant snow flakes float gently earthward creating softness surrounding our little homestead house.  Quiet white envelops us in a peaceful blanket spread smoothly over the valley.  It feels comfortable, a warm welcoming back to center, back to home. Things in this world can feel overwhelming, especially if you are someone who feels deeply.  It can…

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Early Morning Blessings & Heart-Full Chocolate Chip Scones

Why is it that some mornings one wakes with a sense of blessedness, heart full and eyes open, and other mornings lids are leaden with a heart to match?  Is it the simple fact that the sun is shining?  Or is it more likely that your heart is open, and you are shining? Wake up…

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Grace

It seems the world could use a little more grace today.  As we open our hearts collectively as a country, as a community, as families, as individuals, we work together to raise the energetic vibration.  Rise above adversity.  Rise above violence.  Raise your voices in prayer.  Count your blessings.  Share your gifts.  Forgive what needs…

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Spring Cleaning Our Homes and Hearts

I can smell it in the air, spring.  Inhale, drink in the promise, the hope of spring.  There is more light, the sun is gaining power.  You can stand in the rays now, and feel a penetrating warmth.  Nature is bringing forth a new beginning.  Birthing through the darkness, you can feel it starting to…

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New Beginnings

~Simple Joys~ Our beautiful hennies have graced us with our first egg, not only of the new flock, but of the new year!  Yay!!!! It is always so exciting to find that first egg, its quiet surprise waiting expectantly to be found.  It’s gentle beauty and graceful curves always delight my senses.  How something so simple…

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Embrace Yourself, and the New Year!

January is a wonderful time to embrace new beginnings.  The month physically signifies the start of a new year on our calendar, and the season is a great time for cleansing; both the physical body and the spirit.  Out with the old, and in with the new.  January can be a time for fasting after the feasting…

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Random Acts of Kindness

Today I went to a local, small town, grocery store.  It is not my usual small town store, but I had to be in another town, so I stopped in.  I was stressed.  I had a headache.  It was busy, 5pm rush.  Everyone was stressed.  Sound familiar?  This is a crowded little store, where they…

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Heart Chakra Meditation

Begin seated. You may sit in a chair with your feet flat on the floor, or you may choose to sit in easy pose (cross legged on the floor). Place your left hand over your heart if you are a girl, right for guys. Place the opposite hand over the other on top of your…

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