My yoga instructor hosted a labyrinth meditation walk on Saturday as a way to begin the Lenten season and extension of our studio study of the First Chakra. I have participated in these meditation walks three times and each time I have had a profound spiritual experience. I try not to prepare, or have an… Continue reading A Leaf, a Rock and a Stick Walked into a Bar…
A one word prompt. Conjure. Hmmmmm… I feel a little like I pulled a name out of a virtual hat. *Another sip of coffee and some hair twirling while I stare at the computer screen. Blink. Blink.* I remember pulling ideas out of a newsboy cap in a speech class in college… I unfolded the… Continue reading The Prompt
I like to be different, but sometimes I’m different because I just didn’t listen or read things all the way through! Story of my life! DRS Designs is our sponsor at Cupcake Inspirations this week and has generously allowed us to use some of their stamp and digital images. Well, I just glanced at the… Continue reading Take a Hike!
Girls’ weekend! The sun was shining, the road was clear and we were heading to L’Auberge Du Lac Casino to see Daughtry! Wait! What?! *blue lights flashing* Because she was soooooo polite, all she got was a seatbelt warning! Momadaboma! We had a blast! VIP floor tickets to the concert, our VIP bartender Felicia (hey girl!)… Continue reading Sunshine, Blue Lights and a little Rock ‘n Roll
Whatta krewe…I love this picture! We moved to New Orleans in 1974 when my dad started dental school at LSUSD. Four years later we were seasoned revelers and rarely missed a Mardi Gras. We had some good times in N’awlins! Day parades were an all day affair. Dad would make sandwiches assembly line style and slide the… Continue reading Sin. Repent. Repeat.
Life is complicated and messy, but surprising and wonderful all at the same time. It’s so easy to become negative with all the chaos around us, but you can choose to be happy. I will be 49 in March. That sounds so strange! Midlife, middle age…the wrong side of forty! Eh, it’s just a number.… Continue reading Think Happy Thoughts