My love gave me a deck of beautiful oracle cards for my birthday. Now before you go and think that I’m trying to become some kind of fortune teller or witch, stay with me. Not that there’s anything wrong with people expressing their spirituality in whatever way that inspires them to evolve + connect to..
computer in my lap. blanket covering my legs, with my toes peeking out (’cause my feet always get hot). a single candle burning on the kitchen island emitting a cinnamon-y autumn smell and a soft glow. rain pouring down outside. cloudy morning darkness. a cup of coffee, of course. and a cozy, autumn playlist perfect..
what is zen anyway? if i say that i live a zen life (which i don’t, but i try), what does that mean? for me, without any official or historical definition right in front of me, zen is all about peace, simplicity, and contemplation. of course, i think of the zen buddhists, sitting quietly, legs-crossed,..
i’m a sucker for those seasons right before a big holiday. like advent – the days/weeks before christmas. and lent – the days/weeks before easter. these are seasons that we contemplative-types love. a reason to set aside some time every day to slow down, to reflect, to soak in the meaning of the season instead..