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

Tara Brach I’ve been listening to psychologist and Buddhist meditation teacher, Tara Brach’s Radical Self-Compassion series on Calm. Her words truly speak to me, especially the part of those who consistently try to improve on themselves because they feel they are deficient in some way – always trying to fix themselves to be better –…

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

Creativity Today I am grateful for the collective creative energy scattered along the beautiful SeaWalk of Willow Point, Campbell River. I discovered a velociraptor made of driftwood!!! How cool is that!! I hope you make some time today to be creative; to flow with your creative spirit!! S, ❤️

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

Love the Struggle Struggles, we all have them. Learning to love the struggle, well that is a bit of a challenge. Especially when I compare myself to other people who seem to have it all together!! I sometimes wonder if other people perceive me as someone who likes to be in the victim role, because…

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

Poetry This morning I am grateful for Happy Thoughts and Little Triumphs. I hope these poems lift your spirits as they have for me!!! Thank you Margie, for these poems written from your heart to mine!!! ❤️❤️❤️ You can read more of Margie’s poetry at: When The Heart Speaks

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

Minimization With all the suffering in the world, especially now with COVID-19, sometimes it seems trivial to have personal dilemmas that cause stress. Especially if I’m virus free and relatively financially secure. I think of couples who live an exceptionally wealthy life, where others might look at them and say – what do you have…

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

I’m sitting here, right now in the Halifax Stanfield International Airport, on my way to Huatulco, Mexico. I’m sipping a glass of Pinot Grigio. I’ve had eggs benny. At 3:00am this morning I received a call from Airbnb that they cancelled my reservation in Mexico because the location is not available. My taxi to the…

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

This morning I am thinking about abundance and prosperity. How, if I limit my beliefs in what I think is possible for myself, then I’ve already gone as far as I can. If I envision prosperity and take steps each day to get there, then I am well on my way! The Universe will provide…

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

This morning I am without water. This is a result of yesterday’s snowstorm causing a power outage. The power outage started mid-afternoon, lasting late into the evening. I was up at 3:00am today to finish cooking what I started when the power went out. I’ve no water because I’m on a well, with a water…

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

This morning I am thinking about the weather. So begins the season of snow!! Well, today will be a messy one of rain that will turn to snow. Yesterday, while driving home from work, there was a rainbow arching over the setting sun. A beautiful forewarning of a low pressure system moving in, as a…

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

This morning I am thinking about transformation. There are parts of me not serving a purpose anymore.  With patience and struggle, I am slowly shedding old skin, these unhelpful parts and evolving into a better self. Just for today, I am grateful for nature’s gift of metamorphosis….to become my best self. S, ❤️