Inspiration Campaign, Awesome Stories

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This week Awesome Stories brings you inspiration, understanding Muslim, secular sabbath, and the love of bees. I’m considering winding down the Awesome Stories series. I find myself feeling both bored and conflicted writing weekly about living with passion, inspiration, and purpose, yet not living these values. Muslim, Marine, and Muse Mansoor Shams is a 34-year-old retired…

Savy Sentinels

Savy Sentinels ~ the hunt has begun stillness as the master’s tool bounty the reward ~ I love watching herons. Sometimes they won’t let me get near, but other times they seem so intent on their own hunt that they allow me closer access for taking photos. Thankfully, this one cooperated with me on my bike…

pause and refresh

Pause and Refresh

Whenever we are feeling off, the best thing we can do is take care of ourselves. Usually we feel off because we’re  pushing too hard, resisting what is, or trying to force something to happen. Our task is to relax, allow life to be as it is, and align with our inner being to feel better. Here are a few of my favorite ways…

9 Habits for Thriving

A friend of mine, Dave, talks about fostering flourishing in his life. This got me to thinking about thriving. What does it mean to thrive in our life? We are both talking about living beyond survival, where we tap into our inner greatness in order to bring out our best. I believe that our best is usually…