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It’s good to remember… it reminds us to celebrate the moment you know you can let go.

October 13, 2011

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“Love knows no limit to its endurance, no end to its trust, no fading of its hope; it can outlast anything. Love still stands when all else has fallen.” – Unknown In the spirit of my Moment of Rest Post from yesterday, I did rest a little yesterday. My resting didn’t involve just me. It […]

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Where do you call home? Literally and metaphorically?

September 20, 2011

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“Where we love is home, home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts.” ~ Oliver Wendall Holmes Before I go into the story of this post, I want to say thank you again to all of you.  Today, is a new day and   after a few days of needing to collect myself, I […]

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Friday and Weekend Inspiration for me and you.

September 16, 2011

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A thought to take us all into the weekend. Although we all aspire to make each day ‘ournewfavoriteday,’ some days are a little more challenging than others. The most beautiful part of these challenges comes from the love and support you receive from family friends and in my case now, with this blog, wonderful souls […]

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How one horrible word and a beautiful Tweet triggered the reminder for kindness and compassion.

August 16, 2011

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    We never know what another person is going through. Let’s do our best to be compassionate, kind & loving today.~ Aimee @ awakeningaimee     As I look around at so many of my friends and people I am meeting all the time, I often hear the phrase in my head “I never […]

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Dealing with Stress…The Quiet Time between 2 Breaths.

July 14, 2011

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“Sometimes the most important thing in a whole day is the rest we take between two deep breaths.”  ~Etty Hillesum So as you may all have guessed by now I am stressed out!  This should not come as a terrible surprise to those of you that know me as we have been remodeling our new […]

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“Stay with me Let’s Just Breathe”…

July 12, 2011

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Yes, I understand that every life must end, aw-huh,.. As we sit alone, I know someday we must go, aw-huh,.. Oh I’m a lucky man, to count on both hands the ones I love,.. Some folks just have one, yeah, others, they’ve got none, huh-uh Stay with me,.. Let’s just breathe. ~ Pearl Jam/Eddie Vedder […]

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Not being the same as everyone else makes us special…that’s the point.

July 6, 2011

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As I read the following quote, I felt the feeling you get as tears start to well up in your eyes and you know soon the computer screen will become a bit more fuzzy.  Perhaps it is because of the many plates I am currently trying to keep spinning without breaking them all at once, […]

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A nice reminder….but with a ‘MyNewFavoriteDay’ twist…

July 5, 2011

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  I hope everyone had a great fourth of July holiday.  We had a great weekend, with lots of fun activities that have inspired many thoughts that will come forth in future posts, but today, since it still feels like a holiday,  and I am feeling so grateful, I just wanted to put something out […]

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“I GOT IT!” ~ A reminder about friendship and remembering to love yourself

June 15, 2011

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“In everyone’s life, at some time, our inner fire goes out. It is then burst into flame by an encounter with another human being. We should all be thankful for those people who rekindle the inner spirit.” ~ Albert Schweitzer As I said in my last post, I took a week off for a little […]

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Breaking Routine and Gaining Inspiration….

June 2, 2011

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  “Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together.” – Vincent van Gogh Like so many of you, as much as I tend to be the “Hub” of our family unit, coordinating, scheduling, planning, anticipating, worrying, rushing, and managing chaos, I also sometimes allow these activities to […]

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