Creativity, Musings and Insights

MindFULL Memorial Day

Today’s MindFULL Monday is also Memorial Day. I love Memorial Day. It’s a day to consciously remember people  – some have sacrificed for our country and others are simply wonderful people I have had the honor of meeting along the way. Thoughts of these folks float across my mind, as this long weekend has us… Continue reading MindFULL Memorial Day

Creativity

Out With The Old, In With The Old

What do you do with something you inherit, but don’t really want? Either you try and get your sibling to take it or you re-create it into something you love. Such was with the old dining room furniture that belonged to my grandmother and was deposited in our home when my parents left Denver. My… Continue reading Out With The Old, In With The Old

Creativity

Design on a Dime

One of our favorite HGTV shows is Design on a Dime. It shows you the $5,000 version of a room and the $500 version.  I am always seeking ways to create what I see in magazines, shop windows and movies. Stimulating as this creative style can be, it can also border on crazy making. At… Continue reading Design on a Dime

Awesome Finds!, Creativity, Musings and Insights

One New Idea

Just this week, I had no fewer than 7 conversations with fantastic, “successful”, interesting, delightful  people who are bored with their lives. If there was one big bed everyone could crawl into, they’d put on their pj’s and scoot under the covers. But alas, there isn’t. We have to get up. We get to get… Continue reading One New Idea

Conversations with Girlfriends, Creativity, Tips

Game On

While I usually post on Mondays (check in tomorrow for how you can make a difference this week), I had to pop this off to you today. Last week, I wrote about re-purposing clothes (and life). I figured with all  the football games on today, some of you may be looking for something to do… Continue reading Game On

Creativity, Musings and Insights, Tips

Summer Needs Some Spirit

You’d think as it is summer, that I would be well rested and my creative spirit would soar. Sadly, I am feeling just the opposite and all I want to do is lie on my bed and watch hulu.com. It’s not like me, but I am tired. Really tired. It’s a high class problem –… Continue reading Summer Needs Some Spirit

Creativity, Musings and Insights

Recipe For A MindFULL Life

Recipe For A MindFULL Life Into each day put equal amounts of faith, patience, courage, work, hope, kindness, rest and  prayer. Gently mix in one well-selected solution. Add a teaspoon of good spirits, a dash of fun, a pinch of folly, a sprinkle of play and a cup of humor. Mix thoroughly. Pour into your… Continue reading Recipe For A MindFULL Life