quote du jour ~caddy – when you feel that you have reached the end…

When you feel that you have reached the end and that you cannot go one step further, when life seems to be drained of all purpose; what a wonderful opportunity to start all over again, to turn over a new page.

~Eileen Caddy

the view from my window

morning sky – December 31, 2011

One of my favorite things about my little cottage is the view from my kitchen window. It’s a double window that faces east-southeast, so, on the days when I rise early enough, I’m treated to some glorious sunrises. Since I live in the city, in an older neighborhood with lots of sixty- and seventy-foot trees, this sort of view is not necessarily a given, because the tree canopy often blocks it. Continue reading

when caving is a good thing

So there are days when all of the stress and worry and confusion and “overwhelmed-ness” pile up one on top of the other and they finally exceed the weight limit and your tough outer shell just…caves. Last Friday was one of those days. Continue reading

danielle laporte on life balance & passion

“If you want to do great things, striving for balance is a losing game. I don’t think remarkable artists, scientists, activists, entrepreneurs, or generous souls set out on their giving journeys with the aim to be measured and harmonious.”

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