Category Archives: Fumbling Towards Ecstacy

Life Life As If Everything Is Rigged In Your Favor

These are the flowers in someone’s yard along my daily (Okay, four times a week) walk in my neighborhood. I heard this quote on Oprah’s Super Soul Sunday show, I think it was the Arianna Huffington episode. What a great … Continue reading

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Anne Lamott 61st Birthday Wisdom

I love Anne Lamott. She recently posted this wonderful pre-birthday letter or note on her Facebook page, and it is kooky and full of precious life force and truth. I’m kooky, too, let’s face it. Here’s one of my favorite … Continue reading

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Let Your Dreams Take Flight

Happy April! What is going on with me? I feel amazing this morning. We’re on school Spring Break. This picture above is Bex in front of his 2nd grade classes’ art school show project, the kids painted the butterflies with … Continue reading

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Calm Meditation App

Hi. I’ve been doing meditation for a while, but I often forget to do it for long stretches and haven’t been as consistent as I should be. Lately, though, I’ve been using this free app called Calm, which I first … Continue reading

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Perception Changes Everything

Is this a lowly caterpillar crawling on a sidewalk on a hot day, certain to be squashed, or a miracle of life, a beautiful creature just moving towards possible metamorphosis? Towards glorious flight? Two stories about perception: I know someone … Continue reading

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Listmakers Are More Successful People

I heard that people who make lists, like “to do” lists are more successful people. Maybe it’s just that we feel more successful when we get to cross things off of our list! I highly recommend putting a couple of … Continue reading

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Love Monster Attack

My seven year old boy Bexon loves to play a game with me that he named Love Monster Attack! I am the Love Monster in this scenario. He hides in my bedroom closet and closes the door. I “pretend” to … Continue reading

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