Love is the Key

Angie Abundance, Adventure, Blessings, Gratitude, Inspiration, Joie de Vivre, Journey, London, Love, Messages, Paris, Signs, Summer, Symbols, Travel, Universe 0 Comments

“Love is light for the soul.” ~Lailah Gifty Akita Dear Universe, As you know, I am always on the lookout for signs in whatever way you want to deliver them to me. That’s why I couldn’t help but notice a certain message all around me while I was in London and Paris. Love.   Love in London: The trip started …

Follow the Color-Filled Road

Angie Adventure, Advice, Blessed, Fun, Insight, Inspiration, Joie de Vivre, Journey, Life, London, Messages, Mindfulness, Portobello Market, Signs, Thankful, Travel, Trust, Universe, Wisdom, Writing 0 Comments

“Thoughts are very powerful things.  Think of them often enough and long enough and they’ll become self-fulfilling prophecies.” ~Charlotte Reed Dear Universe, I am feeling especially blessed this last week as I have been traveling to some of my favorite cities and new places with one of my favorite people. At least once a day I stop and can’t believe …

Life’s a Ball

Angie Florida, Fun, Joie de Vivre, Journey, Joy, Laughing, New York City, Open Mind, Peace, Recharge, Road Trip, Roll With It, Spontaneity, Spring, Travel 0 Comments

“In all of living, have much fun and laughter. Life is to be enjoyed, not just endured.” ~Gordon B. Hinckley Dear Universe, Sometimes you have to take the time to remind yourself that life’s a ball. For these last several weekends I’ve been experiencing just that.  Specifically, life’s a baseball, bowling ball and a basketball. Let me explain. Spring break …

The Road Ahead

Angie Acceptance, Appreciation, Believe, Blessings, Books, Destiny, Faith, Future, Gratitude, Insight, Joie de Vivre, Journey, Life, New York City, Patience, Signs, Trust, Universe, Wishing, Worries 0 Comments

“You can’t stop the future You can’t rewind the past The only way to learn the secret …is to press play.” ~Jay Asher Dear Universe, On a recent trip to New York City, I spotted a sign I had never seen before. The three words “Rough Road Ahead” made me pause for a moment. As an inspiration junkie and sign …

Soul Shake

Angie Appreciation, Gratitude, Happiness, Insight, Joie de Vivre, Journey, Joy, Life, Meditation, Passion, Reading, Relaxation, Rituals, Soul, Spirit, Time, Universe, Writing 0 Comments

“I fall in love with people’s passions, the way their eyes light up when they talk about the things they love and they fill with light.” ~Unknown Dear Universe, It feels like it’s been a while since you me and you connected—well, at least formally through these letters. Sometimes as life gets busy, then busy some more, I worry I …

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 …

The Big E

Angie Adventure, Fun, Games, Happiness, Joie de Vivre, Journey, Laughing, Lessons, Life, Magic, Massachusetts, Moments, Positive, Spontaneity 0 Comments

  “We didn’t realize we were making memories. We were just having fun.” Dear Universe, I am a kid at heart. When it comes to playing games?  I’m ready.  Sugary treats reminiscent of my childhood?  I’m all for it.  Being silly whenever possible?  I mastered that a while ago.  🙂 So when it was suggested that I take a road …

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.  …