Category Archives: Finding Joy

The Quiltmaker’s Gift

Have you seen this wonderful little book? It is perfect for sharing on Thanksgiving. The Quiltmaker’s Gift by Jeff Brumbeau is a beautiful story, both in its core message and visually stunning illustrations, of a greedy and dissatisfied king who … Continue reading

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Kiss the Joy As It Flies

I love Love LOVED having artist/author Ben Behunin show his artwork at my home tonight at the open house I hosted for him. His art always inspires me, and it was great fun seeing and chatting with all of my … Continue reading

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Love and Forgiveness

There’s a quote by Fred Rogers that has been circulated widely, especially in recent years with all of the natural disasters, horrific mass killings, and other tragedies that have been going on, about looking for the helpers when kids see … Continue reading

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Relax – It Will All Work Out

A few days ago, I was reading Roald Dahl‘s second autobiography, Going Solo, about the most incredible (but apparently true) story of a woman being carried away by a lion.  Somehow, the lion had gotten her into his mouth and … Continue reading

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5 Tips For a Better Attitude

I think I’m going to get myself a T-shirt that says, Caution: Contents Under Pressure. My husband has been looking for a job for several months, and I thought I was handling things pretty well, but the way I’ve been … Continue reading

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The Secret to A Happy Life

I’ve been reading a book called The Secret — no, not that one. It’s another one by a Kabbalist named Michael Berg, and its subtitle is “unlocking the source of joy and fulfillment.”  Anyway, I just read something that I … Continue reading

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Accentuate the Positive

Want a tip for having a better attitude? Start with the negative.  I know, it sounds weird, but give me a second and I’ll explain. A few days ago, I decided to try my hand at a new way of … Continue reading

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New Muppets Album Rocks!

In the spirit of trying to be more playful this week (see the last post if you missed it), check out Muppets: The Green Album, an amazingly awesome compilation of alternative rock covers of songs from the old Muppet Show … Continue reading

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The Power of Play

I just had a breakthrough. I have been trying to make some significant changes in my life lately, and a huge part of any lasting transformation is ACTION.  I’ve known this for a long time, but that always seems to … Continue reading

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You Say You Want A Revolution Motherhood?

Hey Moms. If you are ready to really dig deep into the scary, awesome, devil-goddess inside you to find out who you truly are and how you can tap into your amazing sacred self to help get you started on … Continue reading

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