Present in the Present

Angie Be Still, Breathe, Future, Gratitude, Insight, Inspiration, Learning, Lessons, Letting Go, Present, Questions, Roll With It, Wisdom, Worries 4 Comments

“Clearly, all fear has an element of resistance and a leaning away from the moment. Its dynamic is not unlike that of strong desire except that fear leans backward into the last safe moment while desire leans forward toward the next possibility of satisfaction. Each lacks presence.” ~Stephen Levine Dear Universe, Recently, I find myself thinking more and more about …

London Lesson: Loving and Trying

Angie Adventure, Appreciation, Blessings, Camden Market, Gratitude, London, Love, Traditions, Travel, Try, Universe, Vacation 0 Comments

“Trying is always enough.” ~Patricia Briggs Dear Universe, Leaving Italy was sad, but knowing I was heading to London—a home away from home—made me excited. The thing I was looking forward to most on this last leg of the trip was sharing the experience with my friend, who had never been to London.  It would be up to me to …

Arrivederci, Almalfi

Angie Adventure, Almalfi Coast, Appreciation, Blessings, Friends, Fun, Gratitude, Insight, Inspiration, Italy, Joie de Vivre, Journey, Joy, Moments, Opportunity, Peace, Relaxation, Summer, Travel, Vacation 0 Comments

arrivederci: until we see each other again “Wherever you go becomes a part of you somehow.” ~Anita Desai Dear Universe, There are certain places in the world you will never forget no matter how much time passes or how far you go. For me, the Almalfi Coast is one of these places.      Beautiful doesn’t even begin to cover it.  …

Roman Holiday

Angie Adventure, Appreciation, Believe, Friends, Fun, Insight, Intentions, Italy, Journey, Joy, Keep Calm, Roll With It, Rome, Travel, Wishing 0 Comments

  “Intention is one of the most powerful forces there is. What you mean when you do a thing will always determine the outcome.” ~Brenna Yobvanoff Dear Universe,   When planning our trip to Italy, my friend and I knew that Rome would be a must-see stop.  A city filled with history, beauty, religion, culture and food, I couldn’t wait to …

Buon Giorno

Angie Abundance, Adventure, Friends, Fun, Joie de Vivre, Leap List, Lists, Manifesting, Memories, Moments, Opportunity, Peace, Relaxation, Travel, Universe, Vacation, Venice 0 Comments

“The purpose of life is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience.” ~Eleanor Roosevelt Dear Universe, For as long as I can remember, I have wanted to travel to Italy.  I often joke that I must have been Italian in a past life with my proclivity …