Give Me a “Hoot Hoot” for the Owl

Give Me a “Hoot Hoot” for the Owl

The animal lover in me has some pent up writing energy and I am back to blogging about spirit animals. I have been struggling to find time to write and I realized I needed to embrace topics that stir my creative juices. Apparently my owl guides thought that I was onto something because they showed up … Continue reading

Raised Up by Rumi

Raised Up by Rumi

I saw this quote recently and it inspired me to create this Happy Box. Rumi has been popping up almost daily and I feel so grateful for this wisdom scattered like rose petals down my path. I must say, this pairing is one of my favourite Happy Boxes so far. I am also excited to announce … Continue reading

I am Free

I am Free

Originally posted on Blazing Light of Glory:
It seems Julie and I have both been inspired by the recurring mantra in Review VI in the Course, (Lessons 201-220). Each lesson begins and ends with the mantra: I am not a body. I am free. For I am still as God created me. Julie’s last post Still…. is a beautiful prose examining the word…

People Watching For a Higher Purpose

People Watching For a Higher Purpose

Next time you are in a busy place where people are walking or shopping, please take a few minutes to people watch with the crystal clear intention of observing joy. How many people are smiling? How many people look happy? How many of these souls radiate joy? Step #2: Smile at strangers and observe their reaction. Observe … Continue reading

A Nice Perspective

A Nice Perspective

Originally posted on Blazing Light of Glory:
The end of December is a natural time to reflect back on the year. I had an amazing calendar for 2014 and in sharing the pages with the readers of this blog, I offer you an A Course in Miracles perspective to review your year.As the end of each month approached, I developed a heightened sense…

5 Ways To Create A More Joyous Holiday Season

5 Ways To Create A More Joyous Holiday Season

Originally posted on Blazing Light of Glory:
Whatever your Faith, December brings friends, families and co-workers together in social settings that can create situations that send us students of ACIM running for big blue at top speed! Despite our best intentions, meditations and studies, our nearest and dearest know how to push our buttons like…

Pleasure, Happiness and Joy, Which Do You Seek?

Pleasure, Happiness and Joy, Which Do You Seek?

When people are asked what they want most in life, many people answer with one simple word. Happiness. Elusive and fleeting, happiness has become something we chase rather than embody. And what does “being happy” even really mean to you. How many of us have reduced that question down so that we can actually see the … Continue reading

If There Is To Be Peace

If There Is To Be Peace

Originally posted on Blazing Light of Glory:
Julie and I just finished Review V – Lesson 171 – 180. It was full of familiar themes and reminders of earlier lessons. Each lesson leads with: God is but Love, and therefore so am I. The idea of unrelenting trust and faith came up in most of…