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Rituals, Release and Renewal

Angie Closure, Healing, Letting Go, London, Release, Rituals, Writing 0 Comments

“So come on let it go Just let it be… Everything’s that’s broke Leave it to the breeze…” ~James Bay Dear Universe, The other day I was having a conversation that eventually led to this question: “How can I stop my past hurts from affecting my present?” The conversation was about—you guessed it—relationships. In this case my friend was struggling …

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Realistic Resolutions: Pleasure, Not Pressure

Angie Beginnings, Changes, Expectations, Hope, Insight, Inspiration, Intentions, Journey, Joy, Learning, Life, Light, New Year, Positive, Resolutions, Rituals, Try, Vision Board, Wishing 0 Comments

“A New Year can be a time for a fresh start, but do it in a state of pleasure, not pressure.” Dear Universe, We all know that a New Year is an ideal time to start fresh, set different intentions and create better, happier, healthier habits. And we know that just as easily as they start, our old habits can …

Why Just Five Minutes Can Lead to Infinite Possibility

Angie Believe, Giving, Good Morning, Gratitude, Happiness, Health, Insight, Inspiration, Intentions, Intuition, Judgment Free, Keep Calm, Meditation, Mindfulness, Recharge, Relaxation, Rituals, Soul, Spirit, Thoughts, Try, Universe 0 Comments

“This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple; the philosophy is kindness.” ~Dalai Lama Dear Universe, The other day I was running errands when I came across these two t-shirts.  I immediately made a connection to the message that you, Universe, were sending …

February: Another Fresh Start

Angie Cleanse, Happiness, Health, Insight, Inspiration, Positive, Rituals, Superstitions, Winter 0 Comments

“Isn’t it nice to think that tomorrow is a new day with no mistakes in it yet?” ~L.M. Montgomery Dear Universe, I know everyone thinks of January as a fresh start and a month filled with new beginnings.  And for obvious reasons, it certainly is. But what about February, I wondered? It turns out many consider February a month of …

Beyond Blessed: A Heartfelt Birthday Thanks

Angie Abundance, Appreciation, Believe, Birthday, Blessings, Celebration, Champagne, Chocolate, Coffee, Cooking, Faith, Family, Feelings, Food, Friends, Fun, Generosity, Gratitude, Happiness, Health, Journey, Joy, Laughing, Learning, Life, Love, Pampering, Party, Passion, Peace, Positive, Present, Rituals, Time, Traditions, Universe, Writing 0 Comments

“The cake had a trick candle that wouldn’t go out, so I didn’t get my wish.  Which was just that it would always be like this…” ~Janet Fitch Dear Universe, Today is my birthday.  Before the day gets started, I just wanted to say thank you for the gift of another year. My life is full of things I am …

Why Wait?

Angie Changes, Choices, Future, Gratitude, Guidance, Hope, Intentions, Journey, Life, New Year, Open Mind, Rituals, Signs, Time, Traditions, Universe, Winter, Wisdom, Writing 0 Comments

“The days are passing by—much to our joy, much to our dismay. We change and grow, sometimes just the way we want, sometimes in ways we never imagined—much to our joy, much to our dismay.” Dear Universe, It just hit me.  The new year is literally days away.  Days away. It was because I saw this tweet: “If you haven’t …

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 …

Old School

Angie Appreciation, Books, Family, Gratitude, Inspiration, Joie de Vivre, Joy, Keep Calm, Memories, Past, Photographs, Reading, Relaxation, Rituals, Stories, Traditions, Vacation 0 Comments

“Did my heart love till now? Forswear it, sight! For I ne’er saw true beauty till this night.” ~William Shakespeare, Romeo and Juliet Dear Universe, I’m a bit of an old soul. I listen to songs from way before my time, I love wearing my grandmother’s jewelry and looking through old black and white family photos makes me content. So …