Many of the ideologies and ways of life we took for granted have been turned upside down in the last few months. Maybe it has been coming for a while and now we are feeling the full impact. When the COVID 19 pandemic first started, I was shocked and scared. Then I settled into a… Continue reading Forgiving the Future, Grieving the Past
While I walked my dog along a river path today, I was thinking about how much I had valued solitary moments like that in the past. How did my solitary moments become my only outlet? My last day of work was March 14, before I lost my job because of COVID 19, and time is… Continue reading Incidental Healing
Yesterday was like summer in Manitoba, all the snow was nearly melted and it was warm. Today we got a snowstorm; Oddly, I find it comforting because you are supposed to be inside during a storm. I watch the news every morning to find out about the spread of the COVID-19, and then then turn… Continue reading Doing nothing is the new doing something
I am trying to practice non-judgement as I look back at the last month but I really didn't bring my A-game. My diet and habits have crashed over the last year and, not surprising, more so over the holidays. Consequently, my energy and creative flow is very stagnant. My kundalini snakes have fallen down the… Continue reading New Years Plunge
I just completed a DNA test through AncestryDNA and I am excited to get the results back. My Mother asked me if I wanted this as a gift and I said yes. I am excited about the opportunity to more about my family history and what my DNA is made up of. I hope there… Continue reading DNA – Our Karmic Map
As I am busy making last-minute gifts, while sitting at the sewing machine, I am thinking about why I make things instead of buying them, or why make art and crafts at all. In many cases, its cheaper and faster to buy a gift but instead I am spending a good chunk of my Sunday… Continue reading Why make?
Often I wonder about how creative flow works. I am sure there are scientific, spiritual and psychological perspectives. My brain seems to cycle through a number of outlets such as photography, jewellery design, graphic design, writing and lately I have been back into sewing (which I haven't done for a long while). Sometimes the timing… Continue reading Creative flow