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Two Nourishing Poems

Art nourishes my soul. It’s something I have known from an early age. My mother saw to it that my brother & I were able to attend symphonies, art exhibits, plays, and poetry readings during our childhood. I could lose myself in playing the piano or creating a piece of art. (I never excelled at …

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What’s “In Season” In The Dead of Winter?

During the past few months, I’ve become a little more familiar with the teachings of ayurveda. I had picked up a couple of books on the topic a while back; but after reading a bit, I was more confused than inspired. But my renewed interest was sparked first when I heard a lecture by Dr. …

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A Whole Season For Gratitude!

For at least a couple of weeks in November, our thoughts turn to Thanksgiving. This despite the encroaching “bigger” holidays soon to come. My husband & I have made it a point to talk about the significance of Thanksgiving to our family, & the highlight of the day is to share with each other, around …

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Here Comes the Sun!

Our planet is imperfect. We humans make things, burn things, drive things, do things (kill each other, throw plastic in the ocean…don’t get me started!) We can be self-centered & short-sighted. Yet, I notice that our sun still shines in our sky, where it was placed long ago by our intelligent, loving Creator, for our …

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