Soul Sister Retreat

“When there are two or more kindred spirits, soul sisters, like minded friends, to share the excitement and want a circle to happen, there will be more creative energy to draw from.”  Jean Shinoda Bolen When sisters gather And the wind/breath/spirit blows And seeds...

Finding My Center

“Your life is a sacred journey. It is about change, growth, discovery, movement, transformation, continuously expanding your vision of what is possible, stretching your soul, learning to see clearly and deeply, listening to your intuition, taking courageous...

Soul Connections

There is magic when women gather. Lately, there has been an abundance of inspiring women in my life just when I need their incredible energy. (I love how that works, don’t you?) The weekend before my book’s photo shoot in Cincinnati, I attended Amy...

Making Mantras

For the past week, I have been diving into Kelly Rae Robert’s magical ecourse, Hello Soul, Hello Mixed Media Mantras. The first part of the course involves “Silencing the Noise”  and listening to your soul’s whispers. From Kelly Rae’s...

Heartfelt Cards with Mini Originals

I wanted to create original and affordable art because I think handmade gifts have love woven in them. This gives them with an energy that delights and surprises people. So I came up with heARTfelt Cards just in time for Valentine’s Day–yeehaw! On the...

Finding my Mantra

“Come forth into the light of things. Let Nature be your teacher.” -William Wordsworth This is Part 2 of my New Year’s story, which initially involved stumbling upon a baby seal that had some wisdom to bestow upon me. You can read that post here. The...

The Way of the Seal

2014 is off to quite a mystical start. On New Year’s Eve, we spent most of the day playing on the beach. After everybody went inside, Nora and I returned a few minutes later to collect seashells and spotted this animal skeleton in the exact spot we had...

Holiday Happenings

“Our whole life could be ritual; we could learn to stop when the sun goes down and when the sun comes up. We could learn to listen to the wind; we could learn to notice that it’s raining or snowing or hailing or calm…” – Pema Chodron This...

Fingerpainting with Iris Scott

I’m working on a special project right now, and the incredibly talented Iris Scott has something to do with it. She paints masterpieces by fingerpainting with oils–a technique she discovered on accident in Thailand. It was love at first stroke for her....

Draped in Joy and Stories

What has me excited lately? Kelly Rae Roberts just launched The Wear Your Joy Project and eloquently explains why here. I was immediately drawn to to the idea of being more intentional about what I choose to wear. About the energy and atmosphere I create for myself...