sacred life, beauty

Hallowed Ground

Hallowed Ground ~ autumn blessings call treasure the ordinary  the hallowed moments ~ The beauty of autumn reminds me to appreciate life. The rich colors and aromas help me to pause, and breath in the richness of the moment. Once present to myself and life, I remember that we are always walking on hallowed grounds.…

Brad's Tips, Awesome Stories

Awesome Stories 379

This week Awesome Stories brings you some homegrown wisdom. I actually created these tips over 25 years ago. Although I know many of these ideas, I don’t live them as well as I would like to. Which reminds me that although many of us have lots of good ideas and information, our real transformation only…

Thanksgiving, love, life

Celebrate Thanksgiving by Loving Life

Celebrate Thanksgiving by Loving Life A friend of mine, Christi Daniels, gave a talk at the local Science of Mind center about coming home and appreciation. Christi talked about her intense year after intending to find a home within her self and all the stuff that came up to show her what was holding her back. The biggest…

beauty, park, falls

Great Falls National Park

Great Falls National Park fast waters calling great falls roaring with power danger in the air ~ Visiting the Great Falls National Park is a nice treat, especially since it is about 15 miles from where my mother lives. I try to visit each time I go back east to see my family. I appreciate…

Cedar Creek, Arkansas, Earth Day, Beauty

Sacred Mother

Sacred Mother emerald waters of life inviting us to play drink of your nourishment our lives entwined ~ alpine meadows humming with life daisies swaying while meadowlarks sing all nature joins the symphony inviting us to dance in oneness ~ tropical forests teeming with life vibrant colors, lush plants and fertile soil feeding and nurturing…

Growing Gratitude For Thanksgiving

Growing Gratitude for Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving! For November, I’ve been growing gratitude to celebrate Thanksgiving. Practicing gratitude is a great way to open our minds and hearts to the blessings in our lives. #gr8ful #musebrad  I am most grateful for my growing connections with readers and other bloggers. I appreciate everyone who takes time in their busy life to read,…

Joys in Ordinary Life

Little Boys and Little Joys

We don’t always appreciate the joys to be found in the ordinary little things in life. But if we take time to appreciate the little and ordinary things in our lives, they may lead us to or become the big joys that we dream of. Gratitude and appreciation are magic keys to the kingdom of…

allowing, flow

The Year of Allowing

I’m a little pencil in the hands of God who is scripting his love letter to the world. – Mother Teresa I’ve decided to make this the year of allowing, with a new years resolution to allow more and strive less. By allowing, my life will naturally open to more peace, joy and richness. Much…

taking action, priorities, attitude, appreciation

11 Ways to Get Back Up

I have fallen many times in my life, including this year as I practiced being more proactive. Just when I was getting my attitude on track, I’d have a challenge at work, lose money in my investments, or a relationship stress. We all have challenges. The key to success is learning how to get back…

Joy Journey 1.2

The first month on my journey to joy has come and gone so I’ve decided to share a short progress report. I’ve done reasonably well and am giving myself a grade of C. BTW, this is a big deal to give myself a C. I was one of those kids driven to earn straight A’s…