“At times our own light goes out and is rekindled by a spark from another person. Each of us has cause to think with deep gratitude of those who have lighted the flame within us.” ~ Albert Schweitzer Last Day of June It figures I would be getting around to finally posting this on the LAST day of June, my ….
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“I am a Gemini and can adapt to most atmospheres. You get two for the price of one when you are a Gemini.” ~ Karan Johar Cheers To Thirty! It is finally here! After hyping it up ALL week, I am finally, finally, the dirty thirty. Only took me, oh yeah, three decades and very poor birthday humor to reach ….
“We have to talk about liberating minds as well as liberating society.” ~ Angela Davis Introspection I think it is safe to say we all have been doing a lot of introspection on the ideals of society. The stereotypes, the micro-aggressions, the judgements, the expectations, and how harmful it can all be. How it can affect the world that we ….
“And what is so rare as a day in June? Then, if ever, come perfect days.” ~ James Russell Lowell T-Minus 4 Days With everything going on, I held off posting this, but with T-Minus Four Days until I turn the big 3-0 I wanted to share this. Happy (belated) June everybody! And happy Birthday Month to me! Not gonna ….
“I think it’s important to make art for a myriad of reasons. The least of which is that I think laughter is medicinal, and I think there is an escapism aspect – an act of self-care.” ~ Natasha Rothwell Blogging Breaks Long time no chat guys. I think it is safe to say that lately I have sucked at social ….
“The earth has grown old with its burden of care, but at Christmas it always is young, the heart of the jewel burns lustrous and fair, and its soul full of music breaks the air, when the song of angels is sung.” Phillips Brooks Unofficial Christmas Capital When I think of Christmas in the City, I automatically think of New ….
“Growing up in a very big family, working together and playing together, that is something that has been part of my life since ever I was born. It has advantages and disadvantages. It’s like an older style of living where everyone works in the family business.” ~ Margherita Missoni Rodina No, I am not talking about the former USSR, but ….
“There is a harmony in autumn, and a luster in its sky, which through the summer is not heard or seen, as if it could not be, as if it had not been!” ~ Percy Bysshe Shelley Day to day goings on I feel like I lived ten lives last weekend. I admit I don’t usually do weekly or even ….
“Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food.” ~ Hippocrates Hangry Kate It is no secret that I have a teensy tiny Trader Joe’s addiction. If you live near one, you know how amazing difficult the struggle is. (ahem Mack) Not only do they have a wide and interesting selection of food ranging from to go foods and ….
“Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful.” ~ Norman Vincent Peale I hope everyone had an amazing Christmas! Mine was absolutely incredible, yet pretty low key as I spent it with family. Their was such joy watching my nephews and niece take delight in the magic that is Santa. They fill ….