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Bed-Making 2.0: Putting Things Away

The point of bed-making is that we willingly do what we know will be undone. We put things away that we know we will get out again tomorrow — or maybe even this afternoon.

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Posted in a hand up, Changing, choosing HARD, Choosing to respond, clean and tidy

The Blessings of Maintenance

And my Inner Trash Bins are not going to empty themselves, either, are they!

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Posted in A Spiritual Spring Cleaning, clean and tidy, LOVE, Maintenance, self care as maintenance

A New Day — Aspirations and Persistence

I am beginning to suspect that maybe the end goal is not so much to be “improved” or “expanded” as it is to come nose to nose with my basic nature.

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Posted in clean and tidy, humility, Maintenance

Cleaning Windows and Cleaning our Hearts

Good Morning, God! Yesterday morning found me at the Pauahi Tower Gallery going with a friend as she dropped off a pastel — which it turned out won an Honorable Mention. I was snapping photos when I caught sight of

Posted in clean and tidy, Forgiving, Grit of Guilt, Maintenance, Rocks of Resentment

Bagpipers Piping in my Sabbath

What a lovely Sabbath Day I had yesterday, God.  And, if I think of the day as the old people did, as starting at first star, then my Sabbath began on Saturday evening with bagpipes and drums.  Kit and I

Posted in A weekly day of rest, authority over my life, clean and tidy, refraining from work, stopping

Cleaning up after myself

Ah yes! I get to the end, God, and realize I am still stuck on asking for help! Or as Suz told me this morning. There is a hole in you that cause my explanations to drop right through. No more explanations until we FIND THAT HOLE — or probably THOSE HOLES. Well, let’s do it!

Posted in accepting my need for help, asking for help for myself, becoming the change I wish to see, clean and tidy, decision making

Blogs I Follow
Brené Brown

chatting and sometimes, listening

Rachel Naomi Remen

chatting and sometimes, listening

A Moment with God

chatting and sometimes, listening

Sacred Dance Guild Journal

Since 1958 articles by members & guests offer news about activities, history, Sacred Dance practices, profiles of Sacred Dancers, choreography, images & illustrations.

Victoria Paulsen

How to Step In -- Substitute Teaching

Brené Brown

chatting and sometimes, listening

Rachel Naomi Remen

chatting and sometimes, listening

A Moment with God

chatting and sometimes, listening

Sacred Dance Guild Journal

Since 1958 articles by members & guests offer news about activities, history, Sacred Dance practices, profiles of Sacred Dancers, choreography, images & illustrations.

Victoria Paulsen

How to Step In -- Substitute Teaching