Delicious

This is what has been delicious to me in 2015:   Conversations with my Ancestors and the Ancient Ones in the glory of Pacific Northwest forests. Watching "Lost" and "Friends" with my Daughters. Making soup for my beloved friends. InJoying time with my Eldest at the spa. Spinning wool with my blessed Parents, Sister and…

Nch’i-Wāna Solstice

My memorable sunset was at the Summer Solstice, when a few of us traveled to Nch'i-Wāna - the great Columbia River. I went for a solitary Sacred Drum Journey on the cliffs above Her beautiful waters. This pic was taken at our arrival.‪#‎blessedmoments‬ ‪#‎decemberreflections‬

Warmth…

As only a tiny puppy, this guy would never look you in the eye. He was born to be respectful and honoring of others ways of being.At all of five pounds now, he has grown wise with his years. Pepper has learned to watch our every move, carefully studying how human beings live. He has…

Slow Time

One of the things I wrote in my new year journal was a vow to create more of what I call "slow time" in my life. To me, this means slowing down my mind and the incessant need to "get things done."  It means In-Joying the hours of a day in elongated, leisurely and usually…

Mothers Day Gifts

Today is titled “Mother’s Day” here in this country…a supposed holiday where we are all expected to honor our mother’s. It is the day when the most flowers are purchased, the most phone calls placed, and the most restaurant reservations made. I wonder how much of this is done in obligation, and how much is…

The 49th ThanksGiving

ThanksGiving... Thinking about all that there is to be ThankFull for... More than I could even begin to fathom, much less find words for... Life, breath...people, bounty, beauty, opportunity, choice. What a trip this Life is that You have gifted me. What a Journey! A Pathway paved with gold...strewn with rose petals, Left as breadcrumbs…

Happy BirthDay!

Today is my 49th BirthDay...I call it my 7 times 7. This is an auspicious BirthDay for me...a time to review and renew. Most folks look at the big-oh's (30,40,50...) as turning points. For me, they go in 7 year stints. So, as I prepare to move forward...I also look back. These are some of…