Yellow Crocuses and Belief in Tomorrow

Yellow Crocuses and Belief in Tomorrow

I planted yellow crocuses today. The package says they will pop up in January or February. I have hopes that they will. I gave them everything I could to offer them a good start to their little yellow lives — bone meal, amendment, sweet words. Planting is a...
When My Shoulder Talked, I Learned to Listen

When My Shoulder Talked, I Learned to Listen

Lessons From My Injured Shoulder I knew when I picked up the large box of t-shirts for my school that it was heavier than I should have been carrying, but I was sure I could make it the less than 20 yards to our office. I stopped no less than three times to rest the...
Listen to the Silence

Listen to the Silence

And Notice: There’s Magic in the Hush. Give yourself the gift of a few moments of peace and quiet. And just possibly, you’ll hear the world around you in a spacious new way. Here’s how: Take a walk and open yourself to the sounds around you – allow yourself to...
Stress – Dangerous. Energy Sucking. Rampant.

Stress – Dangerous. Energy Sucking. Rampant.

What to Do When Stress Hits Like a Mack Truck (One of “My Magic Moments”) Can a change in focus reduce stress? Several authorities say, “Yes, indeed!” Stress builds from the mind out; in fact, it lives in the mind, that powerful center of our thoughts, that driver of...