JOY, sat here thinking about leaving the nest, it's that time of year! The youngest of the brood left quite awhile ago now, but he's coming home next Wednesday for the last time! That is as a single man, because come Friday 6th May he's going to wed the beautiful Karen, here she is sewing things for the Big Day what a JOY ! Sharing the JOY Thursday Meri's Musings
Visit Recuerda mi Corazon For Haiku my Heart Posts My yoga practice usually leaves me a little lighter, this week we focused on the heart chakra gratitude meditation, I left my class with a feeling of belonging to something greater than self! Often times when my mind is busy, all thoughts running riot, I can feel overwhelmed, I find sitting and focusing on the breath soothing and comforting. Namaste (\-/) (=';') (")_(") happy easter
As you may have gathered I'm a little potty about photography! You might even say addicted ... I can't face the day in-fact without sight of my little black box of tricks ... Take this morning for example, I have to finish my interior decorating task' this is a big blue S-I-G-H I've been putting it off for months, but then from the corner of my eye I see this and so between coats I go into another world the most wonderful antidote to ... decorating doldrums! W O N D E R B U B B L E
Did I stretch a little too far? Postcards from Paradise or Purgatory !!! a coat of paint to brighten is in order I think, I can balance on the ladder okay despite vertigo and a grazed knee, yes I can .... good thing I did, this little baby needs help, must be the second time this buzzy has been rescued today! back to the job then ... now for just deserts ... Yes I did it, not so bad after all, I didn't overreach myself! H a p p y D a y s Postcards from Paradise to be found at Recuerda mi Corazon
Stretching the body and stretching the perception, = flexibility Yesterday I fell and grazed my knee in the market place, I got to think about my yoga practice, had my stance been more 'rigid' the damage could have been much worse, makes you think! Visit Recuerda mi Corazon for more haiku thoughts
After the harsh winter we've had it's such a thrill to see this flowering shrub, our cottage being in a hollow tends to get hit hard by Mr Frost, these little beauties are very resilient ... So I'm off to the nursery for more, we have two acres of ground to cover! Plus I hate weeding!
Noticing ... light shafts shifting shade leading to a light introspection do you see these shifting shafts of light, illuminating life? Yuri Gagarin 12th April 1961 First man to venture into space 50 years ago today, true explorers pushing the boundaries!