Monthly Archives: July 2011

July Favorites ~2011

At the end of each month, I enjoy reflecting on my experiences and things that I consider my “favorites.” Some of the favorites are just fun, frivoulous and a bit Sparkly and others are very important, meaningful experiences. Either way, I … Continue reading

Posted in Favorites, Inspiration, Sparkle, Sparkle & Shine | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Creative Spark & Mala Making

How would you answer the following question: Are you creative? There was a time in my life when I would have answered this question with a confident, “No~not anymore.” However, I now 100% believe that we are all creative beings.  … Continue reading

Posted in books, Creativity, Inspiration, Mantra, Sparkle, Sparkle & Shine | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Enough

Ashley Turner (a shining Yoga instructor and psychologist) posted the following on twitter (@AshleyTurner1) a few days ago, and I’ve found myself repeating the mantra frequently. “‘I am enough. I do enough. I have enough.’…repeat…” Oh, how many of our issues … Continue reading

Posted in Affirmation, Inspiration, Mantra, Sparkle, Sparkle & Shine | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

All You Need is Love…and you already have it.

LOVE: a virtue representing all human kindness, compassion, and affection. (Wikipedia) Earlier this year, I purchased a little sterling silver Love ring to wear on my hand to remind me to approach each day and moment from a place of love. … Continue reading

Posted in Inspiration, Sparkle, Sparkle & Shine | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

The F#$@ It Philosophy~otherwise known as surrender during more peaceful times

I created The F&*@ It Philosophy in 2005. I distinctly remember telling my now husband at the beginning of that year that great things were going to happen. And, sure enough, they did: I got engaged, married, started a new job … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 5 Comments

Resistance and Criticism

Here is another excerpt from Steven Pressfield’s The War of Art: “If you find yourself criticizing other people, you’re probably doing it out of Resistance.  When we see others beginning to live their authentic selves, it drives us crazy if we … Continue reading

Posted in books, Inspiration | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Resistance

One of the books I’m currently reading is called The War of Art  by Steven Pressfield. It is a very interesting read that delves into the topic of resistance in a very unique way. Pressfield begins the book by listing activities that most … Continue reading

Posted in books, Inspiration, Sparkle, Sparkle & Shine | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments