you

 

 

83160394-B91E-4117-B82F-736BC7D3AE2CInstead of pushing yourself to do it right and be all things to all people, you can just be who you really are.

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I release all that no longer serves me, letting tears wash away my frustrations and sorrows. Water is the strongest element, it winds around rock and earth, and with time wears its own path. “Victory goes to the one that knows how to yield.” Tao

Early

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let the quiet of the early morning set the tone for the remainder of the day

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Renewal

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The freshness of a simple morning can make all the chaos and bewilderment recede. I am renewed each day.

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I am preparing to drive over to the coast today so I am busy gathering all the things we need and making a list for the market. I had to check the newly planted seedlings in the herb garden to make sure they weren’t wilting in the sunshine, and I come upon this exquisite perfection. It’s a tree peony and just gorgeous. The rest of my chores had to wait while I gave her her due.

Remember to pay attention and be here now.

new

as the wheel of the year turns, everything is new again….first meal on the porch, and I can see the perfection of my world…

and so…

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be gentle with yourself…..

Ordinary

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Always, after stormy and unsettling times, the peace of everyday life is a balm for the soul. Wrapped in a blanket I watch the day begin anew.

Ever

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The first to hear the call of the heart every year, blessed little beauties.

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