Creative Meditation: a Simple How-To

Creative Meditation: a Simple How-To

Meditation. It’s a word full of assumptions. That it takes a lot of time. That it’s a shutting off of your brain. That only certain people can do it. That it’s boring. I could go on, but truth is, meditation is none of those things. Put in the most simple terms, meditation is a practice… 

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An Open Letter to the Women in My Life

"We are choosing to create, no matter what that looks like or how we define it." - from An Open Letter to the Women In My Life

This midday morning started as so many do, with a phone call to Danielle. This morning ritual has become near-daily over the past year, with one of us calling the other during the work week as the morning chores get done. But it’s not just about having company while laboring through the have-to-dos of the… 

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Beautiful Woven Berry Baskets

Beautiful Woven Berry Baskets

With berry season finally here (first with those juicy strawberries, then raspberries, blackberries, and blueberries to follow – yum!) you may find yourself with a plethora of berry baskets. Instead of tossing them in your recycling bin, grab a bit of scrap yarn and a clean berry basket and sit down with your little one (or on… 

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Poem In Your Pocket Tutorial & Printable

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Have you heard of Poem In Your Pocket day? Every April individuals, libraries, schools, bookstores, and workplaces celebrate by carrying and sharing poetry (that they keep in their pockets!) with one another. I think it may be one of my favorite “holidays” to celebrate – no real gifts or candy, just loads of beautiful words…. 

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RETREAT :: Creative Notebook Issue 1

Our Creative Notebook - Issue 1 RETREAT

“Within you there is a stillness and a sanctuary to which you can retreat at any time and be yourself.” -Hermann Hesse It’s been many months since we released our last magazine and in that time we’ve really missed publishing – the creative work that goes into taking disparate pieces and weaving them together into a… 

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