I used to sit and watch my grandmother knit in my younger days. She wasn’t an expert but just loved to knit. She made many scarves, hats, and socks for us. Whenever she was knitting, she was visibly relaxed. Even at five, I could see the tension leave her body and her demeanor often changed.… Read More »My Memories of Knitting In My Life
Creative people rebel against routines as a method of stifling their creative juices. But without habits, your life becomes a series of firefighting chaos every day to get things done. Fighting against structure and organization leads to confusion. Most successful people have structure and organization as a means of being productive and getting things done.… Read More »Establishing Routines for Success
With the unstable economy and the problems of climate change, it is essential to look at our ability to sustain ourselves in case of a collapse. Families are downsizing their homes, using older automobiles, and growing gardens in their backyards to supplement the groceries they have to buy. One of the most natural sources of… Read More »Backyard Chickens
Three Steps to Meditation for Centering What does find your center mean? Finding your center is a phrase that is used in yoga, tai chi, meditation, religion, but what does it mean? In the crazy world that we live in, it is essential to be able to reach inside of ourselves and find our internal… Read More »Meditation to Find Your Center
What does “living the good life” mean? In books and movies, they defined it as someone who is living in comfort with few worries or problems. Does it mean being free from financial debt? Or does it have a deeper meaning? Socrates explained that living a good life means there is more to living than… Read More »Living the Good Life
If you were readers of my old blog,I hope you will enjoy the new website. I enjoy seeing familiar names and look forward to meeting new people.