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Connecting With Nature To Change Your Emotional State.

If you wish to make an apple pie from scratch, you must first invent the universe.~Carl Sagan We’ve been talking about our spirit bodies and how to sense them in the past few posts. Out focus has been inward and directed at ourselves. We’re going to begin expanding our focus on the spirit body to […]

Monkey Mayhem.

In the depth of winter I finally learned that there was in me an invincible summer.~Albert Camus This weekend we went to Ravine Gardens, In Palatka, Florida. The warm weather has come early to North Florida, and we enjoyed it Saturday. All the plants are starting to bloom early… This is both good and bad. […]

A CAT-alog Of Fuzzy Happenings.

‘But I don’t want to go among mad people,’ said Alice. ‘Oh, you can’t help that,’ said the cat. ‘We’re all mad here.~ Lewis Carroll My daughter moved in with me full time a few weeks ago, and brought two more cats with her. I couldn’t tell her no, but now we have five… Doug […]

Two Takes On My Life…

Human knowledge is dark and uncertain; philosophy is dark, astrology is dark, and geometry is dark.~John Jewel Astrological birth chart Last month I was gifted with a full astrological birth chart workup, courtesy of Georgia at  Soul Passages Astrology. While I have a basic understanding of astrology and some of the common terms, I’m not […]

Turning Inward For Answers.

Happiness is inward, and not outward; and so, it does not depend on what we have, but on what we are. ~Henry Van Dyke We have the answers, if we listen We all have questions-about life, our motives, our needs, not to mention questions about others. How do you answer the questions that pop up […]

MMM… I Smell Roasting Chicken.

Electricity is really just organized lightning.~ George Carlin It’s been cold here in Florida, dipping below the freezing point at night. Our six chickens sleep in a pen I built in an outbuilding on our property. On cold nights I go out and plug in a little heater for them… Last night it was cold, […]

What Do You Do With Five Cats?

Anyone who believes what a cat tells him deserves all he gets.~Neil Gaiman, Stardust Today was spent getting the rest of my daughter’s stuff from her old home and moving it here… This included another cat… Which makes five. She brought one with her last weekend and today the other calls our house home. Doug […]

Visualization Must Be Practiced.

Visualization is daydreaming with a purpose.~Bo Bennett Engaging your senses Doug and I have presented the idea that imagination and visualization is important skills to develop. Imagination allows your visualizations to be more realistic and powerful. All five senses should be used when visualizing. Instead of watching the equivalent of a mind movie, visualizations should […]

Registered and Ready For School!

A human life is a schooling for eternity.~ Gottfried Keller Today was spent registering my daughter for her new school, which she will begin attending in two days… Finally, everything is coming together. So much has to be done to change a child’s school, especially when there is a change in custody like there is […]

Moving Day

Yesterday is gone. Tomorrow has not yet come. We have only today. Let us begin.~ Mother Teresa It’s been a hectic weekend. I haven’t had time to keep up with my blog reading and writing because we’ve been on the go non-stop. As I wrote about before, my 14 year old daughter is moving in […]