Archives for July 2014

Tips for Miraculous Living with Jill Greinke Issue 29: End or means?

When I met my husband years ago he was a history and social studies teacher. He always became really excited about the topics he taught his students. He had a mantra “Life is a journey – if you think of it that way and who knows where you’ll end up”.  At times I used to […]

Five simple ways to capture joy — Even if it’s for the birds!

“Joy is an emotion that occurs within us when we develop appreciation/thankfulness for the constants of life, such as nature, freedom and relationships with people, or through having faith in something larger than ourselves.” —Vic Lebouthillier We are just a few weeks into autumn, and the leaves are changing color and beginning to fall as […]

Tips for Miraculous Living with Jill Greinke Issue 28 : The paradoxical world of surrender

Tips for Miraculous Living with Jill Greinke Issue 28 : The paradoxical world of surrender

Ah… surrender. How many of us absolutely do not like that word – myself included. Naturally most of us learned early on that surrender means – to give up. But my point in this article is to stress the freedom that comes with actually letting go – not the same as giving up. In fact, […]

Open mind, open heart, ‘open sesame!’

Open mind, open heart, ‘open sesame!’

April is the fourth month of the year in the Julian and Gregorian calendars. It has 30 days and is commonly associated with the season of spring in the northern hemisphere. Since we live in the Midwest, we beckon April, hoping for milder weather and beds full of lush, colorful flowers. Wikipedia quotes its Latin […]