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5 to 1 countdown : because countdowns + surveys are fun

lately i’m digging these different lists that pop up and make their way through blogs. i think it’s fun to do a post that’s a bit different. it helps me to not get stuck or bored or repetitive. plus, i love love love reading your…

29 Oct 2015

31 questions + answers

since i posted the other day that we are supposed to focus on ourselves, that life is all about me (and your life is all about you), i thought i’d keep the same self-centered theme going today. wink wink. i’m also thinking that since it’s the…

5 Sep 2015

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. his words always rang true with me. this morning i…

25 Nov 2014

what’s your motto?

today’s for word belovelive’s may photo journey is  “motto”. you know, a short statement summing up a person’s or a group’s beliefs/principles. well, i was thinking about the things that mean the most to me and going through quotes that i love and images…

14 May 2013
the sacred everyday

my monday mind dump.

mondays are my day off. they are the days that i try to do the things that come from my soul. i can write some on mondays. i can veg out some on mondays, catching up on tv series i follow. i can create.…

18 Mar 2013

a christmas eve thought.

“for all that has been, thanks. for all that will be, yes!” ~dag hammarskjöld happy holidays! peace.…

25 Dec 2012
culture lbgtqai+

either you are welcome or you’re not.

i’ve got something on my mind. something that i think that we, as a society, need to think about. or, without sounding too pretentious & judgmental, something that i think is important for us to consider. and that is… when we say that we…

5 Oct 2012

shalom. fred. salaam. paix.

on this rainy friday afternoon i’m hanging out in a cafe, sipping a mocha latte, and thinking about peace. did you know that today is the international day of peace? yep. it is. after a letter campaign to the united nations, one man convinced…

21 Sep 2012

a world full of art.

“Go into the arts. I’m not kidding. The arts are not a way to make a living. They are a very human way of making life more bearable. Practicing an art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul…

3 Aug 2012

immigration butterflies from an ex-pat.

i’ve got butterflies in my stomach. my palms are sweating. my heart is pounding in my chest. mentally, i feel quite calm. but, my body clearly feels otherwise. what’s the deal? i know it will be fine. totally fine… it’s just an opportunity to…

19 Jul 2012