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morning

  • be

    my morning mantra

    on wednesdays last spring i did a whole series inspired by the dalai lama’s 18 rules of living. as a result, i became a huge believer in his simple, yet profound, ways of being.…

    25 Nov 2014
  • atlantic beach be

    medicine for the soul

    good morning, lovelies. i thought i’d share with y’all the inspiration that i received from my meditation time on the beach early this morning. it was just the perfect thing to fill my soul.…

    26 Jun 2014
  • winter solstice

    the magic of the winter solstice.

    happy winter, northern hemisphere family! “There are two ways of spreading light; to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it.”  ~ Edith Wharton i woke up really early this morning. like about…

    21 Dec 2013
  • sacred space the moon

    balcony blogging at sunset.

     i cannot decide what my favorite space is in our new home. i literally wander from room to room sitting in different chairs. the chaise lounges in the living room. the bar stools. the…

    24 Jul 2013
  • in the wild

    tiny moments to celebrate.

    april keeps moving right along. and as each day passes, i am confronted with the challenge of finding a way to capture a glimpse of life in a photo. i’m challenged to find something…

    21 Apr 2013
  • in the wild

    celebrating renewal!

    “the secret to living the life of your dreams is to start living the life of your dreams today, in every little way you possible can.” ~ mike dooley “i have always been delighted…

    31 Mar 2013
  • in the wild

    one word wednesday.

    freedom. “The most important kind of freedom is to be what you really are. You trade in your reality for a role. You trade in your sense for an act. You give up your…

    23 Jan 2013
  • be in the wild

    happening now.

    snowstorm + coffee +christmas music + reading + writing +candles sending out a cozy, wintry, monday morning greeting from snowy sweden to all of you, all over the world. peace.…

    10 Dec 2012
  • in the wild

    winter sunrise.

    “I do an awful lot of thinking and dreaming about things in the past and the future – the timelessness of the rocks and the hills – all the people who have existed there.…

    8 Dec 2012
  • culture

    coffee + sunshine = happiness.

    “People always think that happiness is a faraway thing,” thought Francie, “something complicated and hard to get. Yet, what little things can make it up; a place of shelter when it rains – a…

    12 Nov 2012
  • the sacred everyday

    good morning.

    “Rest and be thankful.” ― William Wadsworth peace & love, whatever you do today & wherever you find yourself today.  …

    14 Oct 2012
  • in the wild

    sunrises are the best.

    it’s early sunday morning, the apartment is quiet, and i’m ready to preach another sermon in swedish today. freaky, but amazing at the same time. feels like the whole world is still asleep. that…

    16 Sep 2012
  • culture in the wild lbgtqai+

    sunday night stuff.

    hey hey! it’s 9pm and completely dark outside. yes, fall is on its way. no more swedish summer sun at 11:30 at night. tonight we’re sitting on the bed, each staring at our computer…

    26 Aug 2012
  • in the wild

    how to start a summer day.

    1. get up as late as possible and throw on some clothes. 2. meet some friends at a designated place in the city & jump in their car. 3. head off to a somewhat…

    5 Jul 2012
  • be meditation

    wakey wakey.

    why is it that yesterday, when i had nothing i had to do until lunch time, i woke up at 4:30 and struggled to fall asleep again; and today, i woke to my 6:30…

    3 Jul 2012
  • life north carolina

    morning. (noon. and night.)

    morning. i woke up early this first morning of june because this cute little thingy jumped up next to my face, and began meowing for me to get up. i heard the rain pattering…

    1 Jun 2012
  • culture

    day 16: something you’re reading.

     this morning, i read texts from my love.  this afternoon, i read some from aleph by paolo coelho, one of my fav authors.  and this evening, i’m not reading anything. just watching an orchid…

    16 May 2012
  • be

    something to ponder.

    pondering. one of my favorite past times. and thanks to a tip from my awesome & inspiring cousin, lindsey, i have something positive and encouraging to ponder over every day. this morning i got…

    13 Mar 2012
  • culture

    monday morning music.

    sometimes i find myself all over the place on the internet, not knowing how i found the places i found. you know, like driving on an unknown road, making turn after turn, and discovering…

    12 Mar 2012
  • life

    9:00 am

    got my bottomless cup of coffee. lovely french music (sandrine kiberlain) in the background. two candles lit. a snuggly blanket to take the chill off. and cozy clothes on. my workday has begun… a…

    21 Feb 2012
  • in the wild

    just thought i’d share.

    good morning and happy wednesday! it’s the last day of the week that i have to be up way before the sun rises *happy dance*. at the end of each week, i work in…

    11 Jan 2012
  • be

    robert frost on monday morning.

    the dreary november days continue. it’s monday morning, and  i’m searching for energy. i made the bed, but i want to unmake it and crawl back in. it turns out that the more people…

    21 Nov 2011
  • life

    east meets west

    a little before 6:00 this morning i woke up. at first i thought it was annoying. helloooo…. this is vacation. I should be sleeping late. then i realized that I could go outside instead…

    27 Jun 2011
  • be

    start with something beautiful.

     i had a little photo shoot with a flower yesterday… … so, i thought i’d start  today by sharing it’s beauty. isn’t amazing how beauty comes in all different shades and colors? i think…

    28 Apr 2011