The Beauty of Simplicity

Just What is The Simple Life?

We hear these terms more a more. Simple living, simple life, minimalist. Why the big fuss about living life more simply? What exactly does it mean to live a simple life? Is it a good thing? I believe the answers to the questions would vary greatly depending on whom you ask, and at different points of their lives. For most of us, when we are in our 20s and 30s, life is about finding our way, and success in career,...

Dawn Magic
Alliviate overwhelm by writing making a to-do list

Conquer Overwhelm and Increase Your Productivity

Are you overwhelmed and frazzled with just thinking about all the bazillion thoughts running through your head? Are you tired of going to bed each night regretting how little you were able to accomplish? Overwhelm is a real problem, and it can put a drastic halt to our productivity. Yet many of us face it often and some of us live with it for months and years. It has become a real epidemic. The good news is that there are...

The Way back to happiness

Finding Your Way Back from Sadness

Your heart has been pulled from your chest, stomped on, and handed back for you to put back in place. But how? Life is different now. There’s this blanket of sadness that seems to coat your soul. The happiness that once roamed freely in your heart has been taken prisoner, and it’s now up to you to find the key so that you can release it. So where do you look for it? If you are struggling with circumstantial sadness...

My First Charity Art Auction

Last week I was honored to be a part of a wonderful ministry called, JC Cares. A ministry that helps the underprivileged to realize that there are people who care and are willing to help them get back to a normal life. They do this by simply doing the work Jesus had intended for us all to do – love others and help take care of their needs. There were over twenty paintings at this event. I had two of...

Country Living

Slow and Steady Take Us Where We Want to Go

Today, we live in a world of all things instant it seems. It hasn’t always been this way. When I was a kid, we would take photos with our little “Instamatic Camera,” which wasn’t so instant at all. We took an entire roll of film without being able to edit or even see what we had taken. Then when the roll was complete, we would take to the nearest K-mart or other photo-processor, and have it developed. After about five...

Site is a work in progress.

Hi friend, If you have stumbled over here somehow, let me say that I’m in the process of getting my site set up.  I’m working with WordPress and Mojo Marketplace to make this a place you can come to hopefully be inspired and relax a moment. But until it’s ready, you may see some things that are “off.”  Things like instagram photos that aren’t mine, or blog posts that make no sense.  This is a template, and I’m slowly getting...