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Start each Day with a Small Delight

“Start each day with a small delight. A steaming mug of coffee with a hint of hazelnut, a chapter from your favourite book, ten minutes of meditation . 109 more words


The gateway to your happy life

Taking a glance at any best-seller list will tell you this – people want to be happy, or happier. At any point in time, there are at least a handful of books on the lists that will tell you how to find greater happiness. 1,410 more words


The Beauty of Simplicity? (and the beauty of change)

“Living life and loving Jesus in the beauty of simplicity.”

That sounds good, doesn’t it? It used to be the tagline for this blog. I thought it sounded good when I first put it up and I still think it sounds good now.

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I Want to Live Simply

“I want to live simply. I want to sit by the window when it rains and read books I’ll never be tested on. I want to paint because I want to, not because I’ve got something to prove. 56 more words


Less is more

Choosing a life of simplicity does not mean you must live an austere life. No one is telling that by “buying into” simple living, that you have to sell all your possessions, shave your head and live out the rest of your life in the mountains of Nepal. 644 more words


Allow Nature to Teach you Stillness

“Look at a tree, a flower, a plant.
Let your awareness rest upon it.
How still they are, how deeply rooted in Being.
Allow nature to teach you stillness.”

~ Eckhart Tolle, ‘Stillness Speaks’


on losing and regaining the thread

I was at Homespun Yarn Party last month and someone told me I should write here more often.


I agree, though. I should. It’s good practice, it’s good for me, and apparently there’s some value to others in it. 750 more words