Every June, my husband Ron and I begin the transition of packing up our life and moving 6 hours (300 miles) north to our camp on a lake that borders Maine and Canada. It takes us two round trips […]
“I know nothing with any certainty, but the sight of the stars makes me dream.” ― VIncent van Gogh Exploring wild places where the lights of civilization have faded away brings us a vista of shimmering beauty we can carry with us, long after we have returned home.
The ancients understood Selene's gift in the lunar phases. Each night when they gazed at the moon, they knew Selene was telling them to never give up hope.” ― Lynne Ewing, The Secret Scroll No matter how many challenges or chaos there exists in the world, there is a sweet simplicity of hope in knowing for certain the moon will be out with her eternal dance across the heavens.
“A hero is someone who understands the responsibility that comes with his freedom.” Bob Dylan We celebrate and honor our military branches twice a year….Memorial Day and Veteran’s Day. But the thread of their dedication weaves through the very fabric […]
“Sometimes while gazing at the night's sky, I imagine stars looking down making wishes on the brightest of us.” -― Richelle E. Goodrich While gazing at the infinity of stars in a night sky, we should remind ourselves to celebrate and treasure the unique light that shines within each one of us.
“In every outthrust headland, in every curving beach, in every grain of sand there is the story of the earth.” – Rachel Carson The incredible stories found in nature remind us that like the waves who even after a challenging gale, continue to serenade the shore, life does go on.
noun: serendipity; plural noun: serendipities the occurrence and development of events by chance in a happy or beneficial way.”a fortunate stroke of serendipity” Spring has come late this year to New Hampshire. The cold temperatures have lingered and we even […]
“Everything in the universe has a rhythm, everything dances.” — Maya Angelou No matter how chaotic the world becomes, with events we cannot control, there is a sense of security in watching the eternal dance between the sun and moon played against the music of our celestial skies.
“The only question in life is whether or not you are going to answer a hearty ‘YES!’ to your adventure.”— Joseph Campbell We all have places we dream about when life gets too chaotic. Fantasies of being a castaway on a beautiful secluded beach is one of ours. What is an adventure you've always dreamed about? How will you take that first step towards yes?
Mother’s Day 2020, a time when many of us are separated from our families. Sheltering at home requires safe distancing from loved ones, especially if they are elderly or have underlying health issues. Technology, from the internet to phone calls, […]