Summer is Here!

We’ve had some incredibly hot weather here in Western North Carolina – in the 90’s with humidity….and the occasional thunderstorms. Life appears to be moving very fast for me and for most of those around me? A friend reminded me to take time for ‘small pauses’ – this is a great suggestion and with it […]

The weekend is upon us…

What will your weekend bring to you? How will you choose to fill your precious minutes, hours and days? Is the weather a deciding factor? For me, the best part of any day is the early morning hours…when I allow myself the time to sit in silence and observe the beauty all around me.. the […]

Valentine’s Day

A day to remember those nearest and dearest to my heart… My Husband, my Children, My Parents, ┬áMy Family & Friends… Grateful for the love of many, but more so, grateful for the opportunity to love others. Isn’t it interesting to note the link between Gratitude and Love… they are intertwined, Love begets Love, which […]

Gratitude

There’s so much to be grateful for. When my daughter was very small, I would tuck her in at night and as we said our prayers, I would ask her: ‘What are you Grateful for Today that starts with the letter ‘A’, ‘B’, ‘C’, and so on….?’ This gave rise to creating an interactive journal […]

Autumn Colours

After searching for the long awaited fall colours to arrive in Western North Carolina, yesterday, November 1st – they finally arrived! While I haven’t had as much time as I would like to for outside activities, I took a drive to some different areas over the past three days, and discovered a beautiful assortment of […]