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While You’re Waiting, Read This

Angie Appreciation, Balance, Faith, Gratitude, Insight, Lessons, Life, Manifesting, Mindfulness, Patience, Positive, Thoughts, Time, Timing, Waiting 0 Comments

“Patience is not the ability to wait, but how you act while you are waiting.” ~Joyce Meyer Dear Universe, The other day I was cooking risotto for dinner. Risotto is a dish that takes time to make.  You have to let it simmer.  You have to slowly stir it and walk away and then slowly stir it some more. Mostly …

Taking on Traditions

Angie Balance, Blessings, Celebration, Christmas, Family, Friends, Giving, Gratitude, Happiness, Holidays, Peace, Positive, Time, Traditions 0 Comments

“…There are often many things we feel we should do that, in fact, we don’t really have to do.  Getting to the point where we can tell the difference is a major milestone in the simplification process.” ~Elaine St. James Dear Universe, The holiday season is a time filled with traditions we love. It’s also a time to reflect on …

Satisfying Your Soul’s Calling: Make Time Today

Angie Adventure, Balance, Be Still, Coffee, Fun, Gratitude, Inspiration, Journey, Life, Light, Martha's Vineyard, Opportunity, Passion, Recharge, Soul, Spirit, Time, Try, Wine, Writing 2 Comments

“Take time to do what makes your soul shine and you will radiate light wherever you go.” Dear Universe, I can’t believe I am back on Martha’s Vineyard for a two week stay.  For a while I wasn’t sure it would work to return this year, so when the trip came together a little at the last minute, I was …

Patience, Presence and Peace

Angie Acceptance, Balance, Changes, Future, Journey, Mindfulness, Patience, Peace, Present, Soul, Timing, Universe, Waiting, Wishing, Worries 4 Comments

“Realize deeply that the present moment is all you have. Make the now the primary focus of your life.” ~Echart Tolle Dear Universe, It’s starting to warm-up and feel like summer.  I couldn’t be more excited. Seemingly overnight, the trees have bloomed, the flowers have blossomed and summer is in the air. Finally. You see, I was beginning to think …

Cigar Bar

Angie Adventure, Balance, Be Still, Cigars, Going Out, Joie de Vivre, Journey, Keep Calm, Lessons, Life, New Hampshire, Pampering, Peace, Relaxation, Road Trip, Spontaneity, Worries 0 Comments

   “Maybe it’s like becoming one with the cigar. You lose yourself in it; everything fades away: your worries, your problems, your thoughts. They fade into the smoke, and the cigar and you are at peace.” ~Raul Julia Dear Universe, I’m a crier. I cry over sentimental cards, sappy commercials, unexpected compliments or a well-timed joke.  I cry when I …

Bikes, Balance and Breathing

Angie Balance, Be Still, Breathe, Faith, Insight, Inspiration, Life 0 Comments

“Faith gives you an inner strength and a sense of balance and perspective in life.” ~Gregory Peck Dear Universe, I’m having that problem again. That tricky thing called balance. I know, I know. It seems silly for me to even be talking about this when I am on vacation. I should have all the time in the world, right? I …

Be a Buoy

Angie Anchor, Balance, Beach, Fun, Health, Insight, Inspiration, Intentions, Joie de Vivre, Journey, Lessons, Letting Go, Life, Martha's Vineyard, Peace, Positive, Relaxation, Roll With It, Soul, Symbols 0 Comments

“A buoy is a floating device that can have many purposes. It can be anchored (stationary) or allowed to drift with the sea wave.” Dear Universe, During my time on the island, I have been making a point to see the water at least once a day.  I’m just so close to it, and love the water so much, that …

Namaste

Angie Acceptance, Balance, Be Still, Insight, Inspiration, Journey, Judgement Free, Lessons, Letting Go, Life, Light, Martha's Vineyard, Namaste, Roll With It, Soul, Spirit, Yoga 0 Comments

namaste:  the spirit within me salutes the spirit within you; I bow to the divine in you Dear Universe, They say you never forget how to ride a bicycle, even if it’s been years since you’ve done it. So when I walked into a yoga studio a couple of days ago, I was hopeful.  It had been too long since …