Making room for what I love, and discarding all the rest

By Dawn Onley A bad wind storm this spring caused an oak tree to fall on my house. My husband and I were sound asleep as the wind howled outside, only awakening to the BOOM of the impact. We were forced to leave our home while a general contractor essentially rebuilt from the roof down,…

Don’t Live a Life of Almosts…

“Consult not your fears but your hopes and your dreams. Think not about your frustrations, but about your unfulfilled potential. Concern yourself not with what you tried and failed in, but with what it is still possible for you to do.”  ~ Pope John XXIII By Samantha McKenzie Do you have a life full of almosts?…

Cuddle Away, It’s Good for You

By Samantha McKenzie I feel a little silly admitting it, but I still love being hugged and cuddled and embraced. I enjoy the feeling of being touched and held closely too, especially by the people I care about the most. I can literally feel the transfer of energy during these moments. It connects me, in…