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Weekend Wonderings: teething is a lesson in love and patience

​“breathe in patience; breathe out negativity

breathe in patience; breathe out negativity

breathe in patience; breathe out negativity”

~ me

I didnt get to go wandering this weekend, as we were mostly housebound, so i spent a lot of time wondering instead. 239 more words

A Lesson Learned from My Dogs

Sometimes I get frustrated with Remy and Henry. Remy always barks to go outside the instant I start doing something. It’s like having a toddler and trying to have a phone conversation. 621 more words

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Weekend Wandering: sun, sea salt & one profound shower curtain

“Live in the sunshine, swim in the sea, drink the wild air.”

This is one of my favorite quotes, by Ralph Waldo Emerson. It’s a favorite because it reminds me of my mother whom I absolutely adore, & it is also a succinct way of describing exactly how I want to live my life.

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Lessons Learned

The other day, it came to me that for a very long, long time I knew that one day I would quit drinking.  I wasn’t sure when or how-it was kind of a vague knowing-if that’s possible. 1,011 more words

Healing From Alcohol Addiction

Religion is not Black and White

Last week I was lucky enough to be at Pennsic; an event for members of the Society for Creative Anachronism (SCA).  And while this event is very much a part of the SCA, there is a significant group of pagans that attend as well.   1,420 more words

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There's a spiritual lesson in there somewhere...

I try to find lessons in all areas of my life.  I think I have done this most of my adult life.  I have learned things cleaning a toilet.  627 more words

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Impermanence 

I can remember when I first began studying Buddhism five years ago, I really struggled with the aspect of impermanence. Buddha says everything is temporary, nothing lasts, and I just thought “what kind of deity holds such negativity towards life?” 224 more words