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Turtle’s Pace

I have been sitting here staring at the blank computer screen for some time now wondering what to post. Ironically it seems to be a symptom of reading so many inspiring posts out there, that I end up feeling at a loss of words. Feeling like it has all been said. Ever feel like that? […]

Buffering Life

  Working with young children I am always amazed at how resilient they can be.  Many of them have developed amazing coping skills when it comes to dealing with the struggles that life presents to them.  Sometimes they outgrow these ways of coping but continue the behaviour which later becomes problematic for others and in […]

Unfinished Business

It’s been a pretty busy month, I can’t believe it is already February! As part of the Art Therapy Alliance 6 Degrees of Creativity, I have been having fun making sock monkeys and sending them overseas to live with new families, making my first set of ATC (artist trading cards).  I have been keeping up […]

Diamond in the Rough

  This week I found myself feeling behind on my List and forgetting about the important of process.  I was late putting up my blog post for www.offbeatfamily.com , I didn’t finish putting up some new pages, well you get the picture. I won’t bore you with details (sounds like an inner voice I need to […]

Listening

Listening to the sounds around me I get pulled away from my Self But I want to hear what others are doing. how they are doing it How great they are! I do BUT at what cost? Am I hearing, watching, taking in and appreciating? Is it that simple? A voice inside tells me otherwise […]

Is the Universe trying to tell you something?

  We all have what it takes to make us happy right inside of us. For some this is easy to access, while for others it may be more difficult.  Like anything, it may take practice.   Doing things over and over again until they are habit or what I prefer to call “strengthening your […]