Dear Friends, I woke up today to the sun shining brightly through our windows. The energetic screeching of the red-crowned parrots could be heard nearby and I rejoiced to be waking up in such an optimistic atmosphere. I silently bless everything around me as I begin my day. It is another opportunity to make new … Continue reading Celebrating Life and Mother’s Day!
Good Morning Friends, I woke up to a bright and sunny (if chilly!) day here in Queens. The little, hardy warblers have been flying and singing outside my windows. I stretch and move my body in silent gratitude for all of my blessings, including the ability to enjoy this Mother's Day weekend with my children … Continue reading Mother’s Day in Queens!
Dear Friends, It's a beautiful, sunny day in my neighborhood. In the distance, I can distinguish the song of several species of birds (parrots, oropendolas, flycatchers) and know myself to be blessed by being able to reside among these amazing gifts of Nature. Get out early today so you too can absorb the sounds and … Continue reading A multitude of Blessings!
Dear Friends, I woke up to an invigorating sunny Sunday here in Queens, the last Sunday of this visit. The time has passed very quickly. The remaining few days will be spent tidying up several loose ends and making sure that everything I need to take back with me is packed and ready to go. … Continue reading A source of strength
Dear Friends, I wish I could say that the day I woke up to is bright and sunny and that the birds are singing around me, but I cannot. Here in Queens, New York, the day is gloomy and cold and the hardy warblers have not made their appearance. I will make my way outside … Continue reading A good enough Mom!
Dear Friends, I woke up today to the screeching of the red-crowned parrots that fly over our home at this time of the year. I never tire of any birds but these particular ones motivate me like no other because their torrent of excitement and urgency reminds me that a new day is here, another … Continue reading Longevity and Family ties
Dear Friends, A gorgeous sunny morning greets me and I hope the same is true for you wherever you welcome it. Today Mother's Day is being celebrated in the U.S. and a lot of othercountries. My very best wishes to all of you (moms and dads) who celebrate this day.The day holds a new opportunity for … Continue reading Celebrating Mother’s Day