I’ve always felt that fall is the most magical season. Those true fall days are certainly fleeting and, to me, it’s an important thing to embrace them while I can. Read more »
I recently stumbled upon an ayurvedic goddess of a woman, and I think my life may be changed forever. Read more »
“Normality is a paved road: It’s comfortable to walk, but no flowers grow on it.” -Vincent Van Gogh Read more »
I have always been fascinated with Tarot cards, but it wasn’t until last year around the holidays that I finally got my hands on the beautiful deck we were selling by The Wild Unknown. Ever since, I have been trying to practice and learn the basics of Tarot readings. It can seem overwhelming at first — there are so many different cards and meanings, and a variety of ways to read them. Today I wanted to share some of the beginner’s tips that I have found most useful, and three common spreads to practice with. Read more »
“Whisper your name to the wind. Ask the wind to take it to the end of the world.” – Yoko Ono Read more »
This week’s Country Roads trend had me thinking backwards…
To a time where gates were seldom and untouched land was vast… where neighbors shared open doors and landline telephones still gave their distinct rings from kitchen walls.
I think of home. I think of the old dirt road I grew up on… in the Redwood forest… where my closest friends were my ponies and my imagination. Read more »
The best of friends are those that pass along good art, and wise words.
In this case, the name Joni Sternbach was introduced to my daily perusing through a dear friend. Peruse and pursue I did, and what I found was nothing short of breathtaking. Joni’s Surfland collection immediately blew my mind, the entirety in tin type process. Read more »
One of my favorite things about traveling is watching people. My senses on high alert, I always find myself picking up on pieces of conversation, watching peoples’ facial expressions and movements, wondering who they are and what they’re doing. Traveling forces you to step outside of your everyday “bubble,” and you notice more. No longer a part of the pack that’s rushing to go to work or catch the subway, you’re a bystander, standing still as the world moves around you at its same hurried pace. It’s one of my favorite feelings — almost like you’re invisible, just a tiny spec in a sea of people and lights and movement. Read more »
“When you feel in your gut what you are and then dynamically pursue it – don’t back down and don’t give up – then you’re going to mystify a lot of folks.” – Bob Dylan Read more »
Simplicity. Even the word seems to bring an immediate sense of calm over me. Read more »