My weekly Angel Card is inspiration. With Instagram, Pinterest, Google and other blogs there is no lack of inspiration we can tap into. We can just type any word into a search engine and have access to thousands of words and images. Surely we can find something that stirs us and makes us want… Read More Angel Card – Inspiration
If you live somewhere summer is a short season you always want to make the most of it. When the days finally start to warm up (June!!) you want to feel by September that you accomplished something or at least have summer memories. If you are not taking a summer vacation and travelling or to… Read More 10 things to do to create a memorable summer
I had a crash course on what women of a certain age should know (really all women) by Nora Ephron and her book I feel bad about my neck and other thoughts on being a women. She made me laugh, gasp, run to the mirror and feel I have always been behind the eight ball… Read More 10 things I learnt from Nora Ephron
How to be Parisian wherever you are, by Anne Berest, Audrey Diwan, Caroline de Maigret and Sophie Mas. I came across this book via the internet and thought it looked interesting. If it has anything to do with travel I’m hooked right away. I thought hmm… what could I take away from being Parisian? It was a light,… Read More How to be Parisian – book club!
As I’m creating the life I want I’m questioning, exploring and putting into play new ideas and hopefully routines. Three questions that have recently surfaced that I’m examining are 1) look at the wonders that are in your experience already. What are my strengths? Where have I come from? What am I proud of? Who… Read More On to the next chapter. Creating the life you want. Ideas how to start!
I read this recently and knew I had to post it “the ultimate secret to aging exquisitely is to identify more with the part of yourself that doesn’t grow older – the inner parts.” You can call this your spiritual self, inner self, it doesn’t matter, it is the part that is really you –… Read More Aging Exquisitely – ultimate secret
If you want to read a book with no murder, kidnapping, fleeing the police or intense interrogations I recommend No Relation by Terry Fallis. It made me smile and I enjoyed his descriptions some of which were motion pictures in my head. Hoping this isn’t illegal to quote from the book but here is one… Read More A light read to start the New Year – No Relation
A friend and I years ago did Cheryl Richardson’s Life Makeovers. It was broken down into “52 practical and inspiring ways to improve your life one week at a time”. I curled up with Cheryl recently and was flipping through the book and found Brake for Spontaneity. I thought it was appropriate for all of… Read More Brake for Spontaneity!
I am an escape artist and my favorite place to escape is a book. An adventure, a mystery, a drama I can get lost in any of them. When I find a character I enjoy, well I can take them along with me on any adventure. Elizabeth Bennet (Pride and Prejudice) has been to a… Read More Book club anyone? The Book Thief