November - if you haven't realized it by now from my earlier posts - is my absolute favorite month of the year when I intentionally take time to just celebrate "me" by enjoying myself and all the things I love to do, eat, see, feel, hear, savor... (You get the point!) Granted, lots of people … Continue reading Life’s Surprises: Ode to November…and Celebrating a Month of Me
In the scramble to buy Thanksgiving meal groceries, Christmas gifts, holiday decorations and other such supplies, take a moment to be still and meditate on life - in all its complicated forms and expressions... ...the good and bad, difficult and easy, stress-inducing and carefree-giving, annoying and pleasing... You get the point - it's all life. … Continue reading A Moment to Meditate: On Giving Thanks
Welcome to another edition of Ms. Lu's Library! I'm back to share my thoughts and favorite passages from another recent read. This time I'm reviewing a book that's been on my "must read" list for about a year - Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear by Elizabeth Gilbert. "And you have treasures hidden within … Continue reading Ms. Lu’s Library – Book of the Month: Big Magic
The Road Not Taken by Robert Frost Two roads diverged in a yellow wood, And sorry I could not travel both And be one traveler, long I stood And looked down one as far as I could To where it bent in the undergrowth; Then took the other, as just as fair, And … Continue reading A Moment to Meditate: Poetry About Decision-Making
Here's to the season of football and homecomings, sweaters and scarves, favorite fall drinks and foods, scenic drives and hikes... ...and leaves - lots of gorgeously colorful but eventually falling leaves! Have a great start to fall, y'all!
Though this is a "bonus" DJ Lady Luck post for the month, I take this moment to celebrate my father - who, to me, is the epitome of resilience and what it means to be resilient. In honor of him, I choose to use this "musical moment" for one of life's little surprises - birthdays! … Continue reading Life’s Surprises: Celebrating a Father’s Lifetime of Resilience