Let It Snow! My First Nova Scotian Snow in Four Years!

After four years of living in the desert climate of Qatar, I’m now back in Nova Scotia and just experienced my first snowfall of the season!  It was “Big Snow – Little Snow” – meaning big snow flakes that don’t last long. My drive home from work as the rain starts to turn to snow…..

Blue Beach, Hantsport, Nova Scotia

Blue Beach was a first for me, but a well known walk for my friend Liz who lives in Windsor.  Blue Beach has a tidal range of 16 meters and is known as a significant fossil location. Everything about this beach is Nova Scotia – gorgeous landscape, water edging the landscape, and some fossils along…

An Evening of Music in Upper Vaughn, Nova Scotia

This was the last Monday of the month, evening music jam at the South West Hants Fire Station in Upper Vaughn.  Upper Vaughn is up on a low mountain, within farming country here in Nova Scotia!  The crowd was totally country, in lifestyle and in music!  Michael is a rocker, a BC boy with different…

Just For Today -I Will Not Worry

This thought popped into my head the other evening: The word “care” is in the word “scare.” Not the most profound insight, but it makes me think that we must care for ourselves when we are scared about something; because the word scared tells us to do so! Just for today, I will not worry,…

Just For Today – I Will Be Grateful For My Many Blessings

I found this quote online and really like it. This morning, as I re-read it, I am drawn to the line, “She was done with anything that didn’t bring her peace.”  Just for today, I am grateful that I have the choice to walk away, say no, or stop thinking about something that stresses me…

Just For Today – I Will Do My Work Honestly

This morning I’m thinking about empowerment and choices.  The little choices I make each day, each moment that moves me forward towards achieving personal goals. Just for today, I will work honestly towards achieving small goals. I’m not here to change the world.  I am here to make my little pocket of it a better…

Just For Today – I Will Not Worry

Just for today, just for this moment….I choose to be happy, content. I am where I am.  I am who I am. There is nothing to worry about.  Everything will always be ok. Just for today, I am at peace. S, ❤ About me: Stephanie Wells I’m a Reiki Master Teacher of Usui Shiki Ryoho…

Just For Today – I Will Be Kind To All Living Things

Today is the last day in the 6th month of my 50th year here on this earth. In these 6 months I’ve: traveled to the countries of Georgia, Azerbaijan, India, Jordan, and Maldives repatriated back to Canada from the Middle East repatriated back to Canada without a home to move into bought a 5th wheel…

Just For Today – I Will Not Be Angry

Life has a way of being lovely one moment, then in the very next second, turn into chaos. Yet, those moments that derail us from our feelings of peace, contentment and joy are a true measuring stick of our ability to handle life. To what degree and how long do we let something bother us?…

Of Coral – A Blog By Michael

A warm tropical breeze wafts unwitnessed, across the surface of the Sulawesi Sea as the cloudless spring day pales into twilight. Above, the relative intensity of the full moon increases in proportion to the fading sunlight while half a kilometre out from Derawan Island, the gentle waves barely reach five centimetres from crest to trough….