"There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it."🌅 ~Edith Worton 🍵Coming up on this inspiring quote, drinking my green tea in silence, this newly discovered phrase deeply resonated with my being. Going through people my path has crossed, I could count scantly who brought the light… Continue reading Spread the Light. Be the Lighthouse.✨✨✨
🌳What a gratifying feeling to make a positive difference in people's lives. 🌿Helping others improving their lives makes my existence worthwhile, especially if it involves plants, healing, and tranquility. 🌸 A recent Balcony project was a labor of love. A wonderful gentleman wanted to improve his patio natural ambiance, get professional plant advice about succulents and… Continue reading 🌾Balcony Bliss🌱
Not their Mommy, but a Witch. This is what my dear teenagers call me when I am writing, creating and working on my new blog. It is Autumn, but not quite the festive end of October Halloween Holliday yet. My increasingly annoyed and bored kids are placing Witch signs all over my office. “Mom”……………… “Moom”………………… Continue reading The Witch is In
⏳By moving through your life more slowly and attentively, you'll discover a great deal of wisdom emerging from unexpected sources that you'd otherwise miss by being in a hurry.⌛️ Not so afraid of my puppy Zoe, this marvelous morning guest was crossing the backyard, chewing on leaves. So very cute, indeed.🍀 I had to look… Continue reading Don’t shoo away this Tortoise visitor!🌾🐾🐢
This is a first. Instead of meditating at the beach, an unlikely oceanic aggression witnessed. Help me decide who is right?! After air travel, work, stressful week, this trip to the beach was in order. Becoming one with nature heals my body and spirit throughout. Looking into morning horizon, two dolphins were spotted, playing and… Continue reading Beachy Squabble
Heal thyself with Garden Therapy. That's right. Right after this torturous dental procedure, feeling numb, but determined to expedite the healing process, I rushed to a local Garden center. However, the store didn't have couldn't have enough vivid flowers at my disposal. All I wanted was colorful and vivid flowers that are miniature enough to fit… Continue reading Root Canal Garden Therapy
Plant it. Grow it. Eat it. My loving father brought this planter to me years ago. He particularly was attracted to the sweet donkey, saying that the planter is antique. Ceramics occupied my outside space for years, until this week. New planting season inspired organic sage to be placed inside the cute planter and I absolutely love… Continue reading Antique Donkey Carriage Planter
Lately, I am just driven to make container flower arrangements at all cost. The OCD feeling of creating beauty out of nothing is new to me and very welcomed. Waking up groggy, unsure of what task to jump to next, I decided that planting a front house planter would be more beneficial than anything else… Continue reading Passion for Purple Flower Planter
Thank you, G-d for keeping my family safe. But I am also grateful to Hurricane Irma. Yes, I am. Never have I ever before realized the power of friendship, true care of real friends, human kindness, soul connection, comradery and family ties. A Week from Hell, anticipation of natural disaster brought classic textbook Panic symptoms… Continue reading Hurricane Irma Aftermath
I love living in Sunny Florida. Really do. But how do I get through this Nature's fury? Can't uplift 3 dogs, parents in law and kids. Roads are blocked with escaped families, no air tickets available to fly out, water sold out in stores.......Prayers needed badly to push this beast back to the Atlantic ocean. Wish us… Continue reading Hurricane Irma, Category 5, coming to my beloved Florida -Friends, need your Prayers, pretty please.
So excited and had to share my little Herbs Planter box before and after photographs. The container was quite empty prior to my planting and now oozing with color and delicious odor. The fresh smell is unbelievable and makes me want to sit down in that chair to enjoy the nature. I added color to… Continue reading Kitchen Herbs in House Planters
This is a tremendous honor and complete surprise to be nominated by Devine Spice. Her Indian recipes totally rock, (even prepared Biryani according to her blog posts) and always make me want to cook creatively at home. Her engaging site is https://divinespice.com . Stop by and see what she is cooking up her sleeve now… Continue reading Unique Blogger Award
(Three Yong Surrealist Women Holding in Their Arms the Skins of an Orchestra) A recent letter received to my second blog “Writer’s block. Sadness, Calling all Muses” by Noisy Mouse blogger has touched my heart, encouraged writing and offered inspiration by turning to the art of the Grand Master painters. (One second before Awakening) It… Continue reading The Muse has answered in a form of a Noisy Mouse. Blog Update.
“You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean in a drop.” – Rumi I don’t associate myself With just one vibrant entity I am the light, the sun, the shell, And even swimming manatee. The list goes on: include the ants, Beach flowers, salty air, The screaming seagulls,… Continue reading Don’t worry, Beach happy.
What I learned from living with 3 Pooches. As you see they worship me. LOL. Not. Only if I have food in my hands or chewing it. They drop all, surround and demand their well-deserved food sharing. Sharing is caring, after all. Living with Dogs has been an angelic experience, multiplied 3 fold for… Continue reading Dog Wisdom