Find the Magic

Trying to find the positive side of things right now. When the world is going through such a difficult time, looking to those things that bring comfort and some small joy is only natural and indeed necessary. Travel, dreams, books, big ideas, opportunities, magic, hope in the future – these are things that I look … More Find the Magic

Simply Start

Recently I was reminded that it’s been a minute since I’ve posted here, and while there’s been a myriad of reasons for this, I realized I just wanted to get back to it! I’ve been itching lately to get a bit creative in different ways, whether that’s writing, photo-crafting, or some other as yet undiscovered … More Simply Start

Quote of the Week

“No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.” – Robin Williams Words, ideas… yes, these can definitely change the world. The one thing to add to these elements is action.  Action is of course spurred by words and ideas that come from here or there, positive or negative, leading to … More Quote of the Week

Quote of the Week

Gratitude allows us to truly understand how much life has to offer. Taking the time every day to think of even two or three things that you are grateful for in your life is a practice that will lead you toward growing positivity. Studies suggest that practicing gratefulness leads to an increased sense of well-being … More Quote of the Week

Quote of the Week

With World Kindness Day coming up on Monday, November 19, I’ve been thinking about how little acts of kindness can truly make a big difference. Not only do small kindnesses bring a little sunshine to someone else’s day, they also in turn give you a little happiness boost. Studies have provided evidence that kindness and … More Quote of the Week

Quote of the Week

Fate, destiny, divine power, synchronicity – there are always those moments in life that seem to be leading you down a certain path. Of course, we always have choices. But sometimes it just seems the coincidences are too meaningful to be random chance, and likewise the path you end up on is too purposeful to … More Quote of the Week

Leo

He chose me, and I chose him. This adorable red tabby Siberian kitten. Sharing the same birthday even as me. It was truly meant to be! It all started at the “kitten party” where I met with the breeder and several other potential owners to spend time with all of the recent litters of kittens, … More Leo

Quote of the Week

Truly, one can find such peace, beauty, and calm in nature. The expanse and wildness of the mountains in particular provides this feeling for me. And the Dolomites especially are so expansive and unique – the views are simply astounding. Where do you find your happy place in nature? “In every walk with nature one … More Quote of the Week