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Where I’ve been

Canoeing into the sunset while the full moon rises (I promise a future post with more photos!) Washing windows that haven’t been washed in years and years.  Cleaning gutters. Laying under trees some more.  Napping. There have been two Post … Continue reading

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Fantabulous Fridays: Tree therapy

Here’s what you do: Take a blanket and put it outside in the grass under a big tree. Lay under the tree, staring up at the branches and the sky. If you’re lucky, two cats will join you. And at … Continue reading

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Yes, yes, yes!

Checked in with myself and this feels right.  It’s summer, people, and I need a VACATION!!  I’m gonna check out of the blogosphere for a while.  I’ll be back for solid, daily posts on August 16.  I need a break … Continue reading

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Fantabulous Fridays- Start where you are

Here’s a great little resource when you need a little kick start in being compassionate.  Start Where You Are is a small yet powerful book by Pema Chodron.  My copy includes a set of cards that you can read daily … Continue reading

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Can I perseverate on the planners for just a moment?

You can read back to my post about my old life in April if you want to know more about why I fixated on my planners. I was just looking through my photos and found the one I had taken … Continue reading

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Life’s good in April these days . . .

It’s festival time.  So this post could be titled, “Why we’re still never getting anything done around here part three”. We continued the celebrating on Saturday with the Freret Street Festival.  What a gorgeous day to be out on our … Continue reading

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Dance and Brass

Within a 24 hour span this past weekend, I was blown away by two incredible and very different performances – Momix at the New Orleans Ballet, and four brass bands competing under the Claiborne overpass. I am constantly amazed by … Continue reading

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