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In Stillness and In Health

We are one month into the Celebration of Wellness.  At the beginning of March, we began exploring our spiritual wellness by first creating a weekly wellness practice and then exploring spirituality through play and synchronicity.  The journey thus-far has been … Continue reading

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Celebration of Wellness Details

Celebration of Wellness by Rashamaria The Celebration of Wellness is a collaborative blogging series.  This challenge partners the Wheel of Wellness, a holistic model of wellness which explores seven areas of life, with a Creativity Mandala that features a variety … Continue reading

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I had a Worry Sandwich for Lunch at the ArtCafe

Worry Sandwich by Rashamaria on Polyvore.com A few days ago, I started having ART for lunch. Just a few pieces of paper, a bit of oil paint, and my hands. I sit down with my Imagination and marvel at the … Continue reading

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Paint and Paper for Lunch….yummmm

My Touch Drawing Art Lunch…table for ONE Guided hands reach inward to the landscape of the psyche, inviting what rests there to burst to life on the quietness of an empty page.         Earth woman moves in … Continue reading

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FIVE Not-So-Secret Steps to Awesome Collage

One of the things that has made my blogging experience so amazing is interacting with the cool people who drop by. This morning I found a comment from Maggie Jordan asking about the images on Art of Collecting Yourself.  It … Continue reading

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Verbena Botanicals: Peppermint Rain

Some months ago, I had the opportunity to join the Practical Magic Blog Party.  Practical Magic has a been a favorite movie of mine for years. As the blog party got closer, I realized my vacation travels to Washington were taking … Continue reading

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Following in her Footsteps

Irene left town several months ago and has been traveling the world with her family. That is the focus of her blog, The Travel Creatives. But it isn’t just a travel blog. Irene blends her love of travel with a curiosity about the culture of creatives. She looks for people who are living their lives with flair and makes mini-documentaries about them.

But, that isn’t all. You see, I think those two things might be enough to read Irene’s blog, but what is the kicker for me is that her story is inspiring. She is making her dreams come true. And not only does she invite us along for the ride, but she shares with us the tools she uses for doing just that.

So after my visit with Irene about the life of our blogs and how our blogs could help each of make our dreams come true, I was JAZZED. I was ready to make a big leap in my life because I had seen that taking risk and expecting miracles helped her get where she is and where she is going. And her future is BRIGHT! Continue reading

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