Tales From The Groundskeeper: Real Self-Care

February 28, 2013
This month, self-care has been on my mind It has been on my mind, because I have been both deeply needing and deeply providing Needing a soft place to land  Needing food that fills me up, instead of breaking me down  Needing as much sleep as I can get  Needing space to move about freely and wide blank days in my calendar  Needing the close proximity of love, without the overwhelm of touch  Needing the words that re-affirm, as many ... keep reading

Learning To Love Your Life, As It Is

February 26, 2013
On Facebook several days ago, I asked, What would feel different if you said to yourself: I love my life right now I did it on a whim, but in the days following, I've felt the question unfurl my heart and take up residence there I had several responses to that post, most of which stated simply: I will try, but I cannot love my life as it is now I can only love my life if I think about it as a progresion to something better I understood, as ... keep reading

Pillows, Your Spirit + Living Your Life, Actively

February 21, 2013
Last week, I bought myself a new pillow This pillow is so soft, it's like sleeping on a cloud It is the most comfortable pillow that I have ever laid my head on I had never bought myself a pillow before Before that moment in time, I had no idea how my pillows arrived in my life Maybe I stole them from my father's house, or borrowed them from my sisters Maybe they magically appeared in my life without my being any the wiser Pillow choosing would ... keep reading

Damn, You're Hot

February 19, 2013
This is a guest post written by the lovely Danielle Dowling Enjoy! I met a girlfriend for an early morning cup of coffee + conversation in West Hollywood recently I have a handful of favorite spots that I can count on to make a sharp, bitter espreso I arrived a few minutes early (which rarely happens) and ordered a pot of coffee while I waited for her to join me Minutes later she came scurrying in, wide smile, long brown hair tied back and ... keep reading

100 Ways to Show Yourself Some Mega Love

February 14, 2013
1 Buy a journal Start writing down some truths 2 Gift yourself a book of truths written by someone who you really admire Get lost between the pages 3 Create a Best Case Scenario playlist filled with your favorite songs, and play whenever you need to amplify your good energy 4 Pull on an outfit that is incredibly soft to touch Don't have one What are you waiting for 5 Listen to a Madeline L'Engle audiobook, revel in the fantasy and ... keep reading
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