March 2017 Inspiration

Oh, hello, lovely March! So I can’t be sure why I absolutely, most certainly do really like March. But I do. Perhaps, March serenades the coming of spring’s budding footsteps? But I also really enjoy coming up with this inspiration post. What I’m Being Inspired By The world offers such a combination of items for inspiration. Food, music, activities, traveling, books…honestly, there has to be something for everybody. Current Jam: I’m absolutely enamored with the French band NAZCA. Recently, I’ve...
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February 2017 Inspiration

Truthfully, I get so caught up in January that I forget about poor, little February. And so, here’s my February inspirations a little bit late this year. Throw a little love into the world this year, you all! What I’m Being Inspired By I enjoy gathering up the things that are delighting me each month. Sometimes, I feel like I’ve got nothing. But other times, I’m like, “How could I ever choose?!” Current Jam: How can it be that this...
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January 2017 Inspiration

January 2017 Inspiration

Happy 2nd Day of January! Sometimes I think this is the hardest day of the year because it’s the first day back to everything…without a holiday in sight for months. The snow is no longer cheery (if it ever was) and the Christmas decorations come down (either by design or they fall). Personally, I love January. It breathes new beginnings. New opportunities. Fresh starts. What I’m Being Inspired By Current Jam: Yes, yes, I know. Alice in Wonderland came out...
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December 2016 Inspiration

December 2016 Inspiration aerial silks

Oh, hello, December! What’s not to love about this month? We blink and it’s over, but mostly that has everything to do with the flurry of shopping, holiday events, and visiting that crowds our calendars. What do you love most about December? Really, I want to know! I adore the Christmas music, and I kind of love the excuse to spend too much money on loved ones. I’m breaking my budget right now…which is a questionable decision, I know. What...
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November 2016 Inspiration

November 2016 Inspiration

So here’s the thing, I can hardly wait until I stop receiving phone calls from Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton advertisements across every single banner. I’m just tired of this circus. But, this will not define my November because there’s more going on than the election.   Like Christmas music. Like Thanksgiving. Like watching my favorite FRIENDS Thanksgiving episodes. Like all the excitement circling Netflix releasing more Gilmore Girls.   So, Happy November, my friends! I hope that you’ve started...
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Dream Destination: Where Two Oceans Meet

Dream Destination: Where Two Oceans Meet

Did you know that sometimes when oceans meet that you can see the divide between them? It’s seamless water, and yet, something’s different. How can it be water and yet separate? This phenomenon is as mythical and magical as it sounds. But you can sometimes find it in Alaska! Eventually, the waters mix, but for that moment, you can see the separation of two bodies of water. The most common explanation is when two bodies of water carrying different earth...
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October 2016 Inspiration

October 2016 Inspiration

Who doesn’t love the relief of cooler temperatures (unless of course, you’re heading into summer)? I’ll always be a soul who enjoys all the seasons in their time. I like the rhythm that they bring, the reminder that we won’t be in a season forever. Each season offers a chance to shake off from the last and embrace what is to come. I’ve been searching the trees these last few days, watching for the glimmer of gold edges and ruby...
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August 2016 Inspiration

Back to school campaigns clog out the beauty of August as a smoldering summer throws forth its last hooo-rahs. Quick! Plan that picnic in the park before the schedule fills up again with sports, school, or just darker days. I’m not sure why I’m excited about August this year, but I am. Greetings to August!   Current Jam: I’ve always adored this song. At first, I didn’t think it could be good that a woman was being called a “tramp”...
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July 2016 Inspiration

Happy 4th of July, Americans! When you think of Independence, what does that mean to you? Does it mean freedom from the rule of a country far away? Does it mean your driver’s license? Does it mean you can do things without the help of others? I wonder sometimes if independence is really an imagined existence. Are we not all dependent on one another? Can anyone be truly independent (and do we want to be)? Current Jam: This song is...
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6 Steps to Live Your Dream

I’ve developed 6 Steps to Live Your Dream because a friend and I were recently discussing how fear can choke out your hopes. Dreams only become reality when you mix in a bit of practicality. And there is always fear. Dreams only become reality when you mix in a bit of practicality. Click To Tweet Is there something you want to do but you’re too afraid? Your list of worries and what could happen is just getting longer? The “what...
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