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Two Minutes To Bliss

Hello Lovely Reader, Our senses have had a bad rap. Because of their relationship to desire, the senses have been seen as a ‘gateway drug’ to all kinds of dangers, pleasures, and dangerously pleasurable, pleasures. The truth and our relationship to … Continue reading

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“We all shine on, like the moon and stars and the sun.” – John Lennon

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If you knew you were going to…

Hello hello Beautiful, This poem wrote itself last week after I finished making my daughter a smoothie to have for breakfast on her way to school, and was still able to bake a batch muffins just for the pleasure of baking- just because … Continue reading

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Being and Breathing Peace

Hello Beauties,  Happy International Day of Peace! When I was a little girl one of the songs we learned at school went like this.. Let there be peace on earth And let it begin with me. Let there be peace … Continue reading

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Engaging in Inner Peace

Join the Evolution and thousands of people this weekend leading up to September 21st’s  International Day of Peace! BeThePeace invites people from every culture, every spiritual tradition, and every political perspective to join Together as One. Together, we are creating … Continue reading

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Hear Candy: a poem to engage your senses and get you going.

A poem to engage your senses and get your week going by the incomparable Rives! If I controlled the Internet You could auction your broken heart on eBay Take the money, go to Amazon Buy a phonebook for a country … Continue reading

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Engaging with Relaxation: Swinging on a cloud

Hello Beauty-full Readers, I hope you are having a peaceful Sunday. If you are, and especially if you aren’t, you might want to try Cloud gazing. It is one of my favorite ways to Engage, relax and reconnect. Only 2 … Continue reading

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Independence Day: welcome to some hard-won Luck (part two)

“What I had, then and still have now, is something a lot to offer, teach and give. All of it time-tested and Mother approved.  Through the best of times and the worst, these practices have engaged my senses in Beauty and … Continue reading

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Rise and Shine: Happiness is your nature!

Hi Beauties, There is more than ever to celebrate this Father’s Day, Solstice weekend because the United Nations has declared June 21 the first-ever International Day of Yoga!   Would you like to be radiantly healthy, spiritually awake & passionately engaged this … Continue reading

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Sharing Paradise

Hawaii is not a state of mind, but a state of Grace. ~ Paul Theroux Hello Beautiful People! When I lived in the Islands full time I used to council mainlanders who wanted to move to Maui to reconsider….  Aloha … Continue reading

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Engaging in the Sweet Life- part one

Hello Beautiful People! Oh the joys of being human. Speaking of one or two of those joy’s Making and Eating, I am excited to share a super yummy yet still healthy recipe for Moroccan Date Cake that would be perfect for … Continue reading

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Engaging in Touch: The art of self Love

“Feelings aroused by the touch of someone’s hand, the sound of music, the smell of a flower, a beautiful sunset, a work of art, love, laughter… all work on both the unconscious and the conscious aspects of the self, and … Continue reading

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The Art and Science of Engaging with Happiness: A free online course for people who want to be Happy

“Happiness is a how; not a what. A talent, not an object.”  -Herman Hesse Hello Beautiful Readers, Harvard educated psychologist and happiness expert, Dan Gilbert’s 2006 TED Talk, The surprising science of happiness, has been seen and or heard by … Continue reading

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How to Be Your Own True Love Right Now in the Middle of Everything!

Hello again Beauties, As the holidays grow closer and commitments grow greater, I invite you to give your self the gift of bliss by be-coming present to and nurturing your own True Beauty. After a life time of looking for … Continue reading

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Engaging with Eye Candy, Art-journaling and Poetry Goodness

Hello Lovelies, It has been such a busy week..doctor’s appointments, mine, the kid’s and the bunny’s, deadlines, domestic duties, rehab, and recalcitrant help at home have made it just that little bit harder to engage my senses and nourish my … Continue reading

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Engaging in Awakening: More Beauty for the Urban Seeker

Truth is One: I have often said that if Jesus, Krishna, Buddha, and other true emissaries of God came together, they would not quarrel, but would drink from the same one cup of God-communion. Paramahansa Yogananda (1893 – 1952)   Hello … Continue reading

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Engaging with Cravings: Coconut Wisdom

It’s kind of surreal in the best possible way to be drinking this cooling connection of sweet medicinal deliciousness right out of its shaved white shell in the middle of a busy urban day 2675 miles from the closest Hawaiian Island, and the whole experience got me thinking about how our sense of taste relates to the second chakra. Continue reading

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Conspiring to Be part of the Magic on Inspiration Thursday and Every Day!

    Hello my lovely readers! It has been too long. We are finally settled in our new bug free home and the tendonitis in my arm caused by my cane has flared down enough for me to write again! … Continue reading

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Tibetian Peach Pie, Malibu, and Tom Robbins: at Diesel a Bookstore- tonight!

Hello Again Lovely Reader! It has been too long. I have missed reading your blogs and hearing from you. And I’ve missed writing!! My healing journey has returned me to the City of Angels. Pacific Palisades to be precise. All … Continue reading

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Engaging with Naked Beauty

  Hello lovelies, I don’t usually post on Friday’s but one of my creative heroes award-winning filmmaker Louie Schwartzberg is sitting down with Oprah this Sunday and I wanted to make sure I shared the news early enough that you can … Continue reading

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