Lessons from the Rose Garden__1: Growing Under Pressure
Adaptability / Adversity / awareness / balance / Challenge / Change / Emotional Evolution & Spiritual Growth / Gratitude / Lessons From the Rose Garden SERIES / Transition / We Are Connected

Lessons from the Rose Garden__1: Growing Under Pressure

  Alas, the beautiful flowering rose bushes that captured our hearts at the garden center last week have turned to crunchy critters within a week of bringing them home, courtesy of unseasonable 100-degree temps here in Arizona. The roses are in new soil and a new environment, which is tough enough on its own. Add … Continue reading

Still Learning Wise and Wonderful Lessons From Mom
Emotional Evolution & Spiritual Growth / Gratitude / Inspiration from Others / Love

Still Learning Wise and Wonderful Lessons From Mom

Just when I suppose I’ve learned all I can from my mom, she says something simple that shines a light on my periodic limited thinking–the kind of thinking that is self-centered or petty. I’ll never know whether she does it on purpose (meant as a passive, gentle guiding nudge) or whether it’s my own evolving, … Continue reading

Prepare to be Moved by Gratitude
Emotional Evolution & Spiritual Growth / Gratitude / Inspiration from Others / We Are Connected

Prepare to be Moved by Gratitude

Louie Schwartzberg’s heart-warming, eye-opening nature videos are finally getting the recognition they deserve. This week he was featured on Oprah’s Super Soul Sunday series. His superb slow-motion, time-lapse films capture the wonder of the tiniest members of nature’s society, but there is a deeper hidden message. Louie’s close ups of the life of flowers, bees, … Continue reading