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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

Take a Breather

Angie Balance, Be Still, Breathe, Gratitude, Health, Keep Calm, Listen, Lists, Meditation, Peace, Relaxation, Release, Soul 0 Comments

“If you want to conquer the anxiety of life, live in the moment, live in the breath.”  ~Amit Ray Dear Universe, In the last few years I have realized something about myself. I have discovered I run on two speeds. One can be described as go, go, go.  The other as slow, slow, slow. There is no in between.  And …

Insight on Intuition

Angie Advice, Be Still, Choices, Gratitude, Guidance, Guides, Insight, Intuition, Listen, Messages, Rituals, Signs 0 Comments

“Listen to your intuition. It will tell you everything you need to know.” ~Anthony J. D’Angelo Dear Universe, I’m a big believer in listening to your gut, your instinct, that voice inside your head—however we refer to it. In fact, I can remember distinct instances when I listened to my intuition and immediately after I was glad I did. I …

Merry, Merry

Angie Balance, Be Still, Comfort, Keep Calm, Peace, Relaxation, Release, Rituals, Traditions, Winter 0 Comments

“Peace is not something you wish for, it is something you make, something you are, something you do, and something you give away.” ~ Robert Fulghum Dear Universe, I can’t believe it’s already December! That means the countdowns are starting.  A countdown to holiday get togethers, Christmas celebrations, a countdown to the New Year. A countdown to a fresh start …