Cultivate the Root

Cultivate the root. The leaves and branches will take care of themselves. Confucius It all begins with the foundation, the root, the true essence. That is where the magic happens. Spend the time early on digging deep, laying the framework, nourishing and nurturing the…

Mantras

Om Mani Pädme Hum This Mantra, seen first on our visit to Tibet years ago, continues to comfort, restore and bring peace to me whenever I recite it. Do you have a mantra? Do you have a saying that you recite to yourself that…

Detour?

For every failure, there’s an alternative course of action. You just have to find it. When you come to a roadblock, take a detour.    Mary Kay Ash – Founder Mary Kay Cosmetics. I love detours! Do you? Many times in life, I had…

The Meaning of Finding 2 Nickels

A few weeks ago, I wrote about finding dimes while out running and their significance.  The other day on my morning run, I came across a shiny nickel.  Then a few paces later, another nickel! I realized the Universe was giving me a message…