All Good Things Vol 1

You know that quote “all good things come to those who wait” and the platitude “everything happens for a reason” which we console ourselves with when faced with crushing disappointment? If you detest them then stop reading NOW because this is one of THOSE stories. Once upon a time ( it could easily have been …

Begin Again

I was reminded by a blog entry I read today that whatever I am experiencing I have a choice in how it “makes” me feel.  I can choose to respond with anger, guilt, sadness, confusion, curiosity, laughter, openess, forgiveness…I have many options.  Ultimately they come from one of two perspectives,  fear or love. When the joyful …

Learning to Fly

I love to garden however our soil is awful. It is dense clay and rocky with thick tangles of tree roots running everywhere. Just digging a hole for a shrub is backbreaking work. So after years of losing battles, I took a step back and made a new plan. Now my yard is made up …