Earth day is EVERY day

Bill Nye Saves the World : Season 1 Ep. 1 "Earth is a Hot Mess"
"Curiosity is part of what makes us human; it's drives us... it's the essence of science"
Day 12 Deepak Oprah Meditation Challenge
Energy of hope is opening me up to clarity, calm, and power
"Get still. listen. Give the min permission to do what it wants to do." ~ Deepak
"If we think together and work together, good things are gonna happen" ~ Bill Nye
Joy of discovery! ~ Bill Nye Season 1Ep. 1
Karlie Kloss - Supermodel, Northwestern grad? and Bill Nye's co-host
"My bounty is as boundless as the sea / My love as deep; the more I give to thee / The more I have, for both are infinite" ~ Romeo and Juliet (2.2.133-135)
Nature, it starts to reveal an extra quality. This is the true blessing of shimmer...that the unseeable depth can touch us completely with its aliveness...lean in, it's the shimmer of Spirit emanating from life that permeates our worry to renew our aliveness." Mark Nepo p. 97 Endless Practice
Oprah Deepak Meditation Day 13: "My Choices uphold and support my life."
Present life. Practice living in this moment. Day 13. Renewal
Quiet the mind, and let the REST fall into place all on its own. this means you, Mom xo
Release the past and its imprints. Reclaim the present moment and Rise up. Renewal just IS!
Set vision for my life. Set it? I had not thought of it that way. 
"There is as much dignity in tilling a field as in writing a poem." ~ Booker T. Washington
Undivided attention to the activity in front of me at this moment
Valerie Lorimer's art:
When we heal the earth, we heal ourselves.” ~ David Orr
Xanthorhiza simplicissima
Zach Braff is in Bill Nye Saves the World Season 1 Ep. 1

Shifting focus by walking in the light

 true story :)

Behold! first strawberry of the year!
Crazy Cool Columbine
Darling Daisies at Dusk
Enough is Enough. Enough already.
Found: Flat Fork
Green Grass Growing and Glowing: 
"Holy Flow" love this ... a state of synchronicity
"Join with me by moving ever yet deeper... Join with me now in perfect peace." ~ The Way of Mastery Lesson 11
Kale Keeps coming abundantly
Lovely Lavender
Making the most of a gorgeous evening
"One cannot help but be in awe when he contemplates the mysteries of eternity, of life, of the marvelous structure of reality. It is enough if one tries merely to comprehend a little of this mystery every day" ~ Albert Einstein
Pay attention ... Practically Perfect Pea vine
Quiet the mind of all thoughts and find the gap into which God can enter
Rest in that gap
Salixfaerie: "Sometimes I need only to stand wherever I am to be blessed." ~ Mary Oliver
Tobacco? yep: Flowering Tobacco Nicotiana "terrifically fragrant (especially at night) and are wonderful in attracting hummingbirds as well as fascinating hummingbird moths." click here for more info
Until the next morning when they opened to the sun and Patty Blackwell took this goregous 
Visual : 
What a difference (less than a day) makes!
eXperiment and eXperience the beauty all around us.
Za'atar (Arabic word pronounced ZAH-tahr, also means "thyme"), but I use fresh oregano for a vibrant twist. "There's more fragrance and life with fresh herbs." ~ Chef Silvena Rowe click here to read article

Inspired Self

Auric field is the energy field that surrounds my body. click here for article
http://reikiwellbeing.org/strengthen-your-auric-field/
Be you therefore, a wise gardener. Cultivate a deep love and respect for yourself... until you have loved yourself wholly by having purified the mind of every erroneous thought you have ever held—until you have loved yourself—you do not, in truth, love anyone or anything. Save in those brief moments when you let your guard down and the Love of God shines forth through you so quickly you do not even know what happened! The wise gardener cultivates a state of consciousness in which the Love of God is unimpeded.” ~ The Way of Mastery : Part One: The Way of the Heart
Committed to heeding every obstacle that Comes me and my goals: Love, peace, joy and happiness.

Escazu Artisan Chocolates:
Freedom is love under all conditions"   The Way of the Heart: Book Three: Lesson Twenty Seven
Gotu kola Sambola (salad): 
Henry Ward Beecher: "The sun does not shine for a few trees and flowers, but for the wide world's joy."
"I saw a beautiful butterfly in flight / And how it enlightened my life. / For one bright, fleeting instant, / I forgot about my problems and strife... click here for more  by
Joseph T. Renaldi
"Kitchari is the perfect way to cleanse your body and bring balance to your diet. It is a combination of beans, basmati rice, and digestive spices that is easy to prepare and brings delight to both your body and senses. This time tested formula, centuries old, is a complete protein, rich in fiber, cleansing to the digestive tract, and will act to bulk up stool for easier elimination." get justine's recipe from Mom's e-mail again?

Mom :) found it - again :) 
Neutrality is one of the keys to realizing that absolutely everything is interconnected and how I perceive and communicate is my choice, and how I place meaning and value, and therefore begin creating separation and fear. Book One. Lesson Nine.
"One of Us" by Joan Osborne: click here for video
Pebbles cause ripples. Choose carefully. min 27:30 of this video "kerplunk, kerplunk, kerplunk! 
Qualities of consciousness. Day 8 : Today I Activate My Hope - Deepak Oprah Meditation
Remember that the truth is truth always. Rest in simplicity
"Simplicity" by me: 
Turning Doubt and uncertainty into Hope. The Treasure is worth knowing and communicating
"Vibrance" also by me: 
When I am crystal clear - like Water - I realize I am in love just as a fish is in Water
eXperience each and every moment fully in a lived eXperience
Yesterday was Matthew's 20th birthday, and the anniversary of John B. Law, Jr's birth as well.
Zest is getting ready for Easter: