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Growth Discomfort

Like a thirsty seed sprouting into a weed in rain
The thirst to grow can dig and drag you through discomfort
Relish the grazes, jabs, and scratches
Life’s secret gifts

"You can’t avoid life’s potholes... the good news is there is far more joy and happiness available to you when you choose to see it."

“You can’t avoid life’s potholes. No one gets a free pass or a smooth road. There will be, we’re sorry to say, some sorrow, fear, pain, sadness or other stress.  355 more words

Meditations From the Mat...

…and lessons learned from stretching to the limits.

My last post was long, rambling and personal. I did not like the feeling of sharing personal things, but I know I must, on occasion, let my readers into what goes on inside. 1,129 more words

Personal Growth

New growth

On the forest floor in the Spring it’s amazing to see whole carpets of new life suddenly bursting through.

The force that through the green fuse drives the flower 


Not Just A Blonde is One! Happy Anniversary!

It’s hard to believe just one year ago I brought my Not Just A Blonde blog home to rest here at WordPress. I came here from Blogger where Not Just A Blonde was born due to the increase ease and ability to connect with other bloggers and share ideas and deep-thoughts. 155 more words

Spiritual Journey

Being Mindful of Wednesdays

Allow your natural rhythms. Honor the seasons of nature and the rhythms of your life.

Being present to the life that presses upon us does not mean simply being alert and full of consciousness. 369 more words

Personal Growth

The price of friendship

“The tender friendships one gives up, on parting, leave their bite on the heart, but also a curious feeling of a treasure somewhere buried.”- Antoine de Saint-Exupery…

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