Design Inspiration from the Things You Love!

April 29, 2010 by  
Filed under Design Space

Inspiration! It’s one of those magical words that makes you believe you can achieve pretty much anything. It’s true, how many times have you heard, “All I need is a little inspiration and….” before you know it, you are starting a blog, taking dance lessons, or painting your bedroom walls blue. Inspiration is my fuel. […]

How to Get You On Your Feet and Dancing When You’re Feeling Stuck

April 22, 2010 by  
Filed under Sound Space

I sometimes forget how inspiring music can be when I’m in a rut and feeling stuck. Fortunately I’m surrounded by incredibly talented people so a boost is never too far away. I’d felt quite unsettled and impatient which I certainly don’t enjoy – I call it cabin fever. The ridiculous thing about it is that […]

The Jug – Loving Ourselves Enough

April 22, 2010 by  
Filed under Kitchen Table Space

The only difference between an extraordinary life and an ordinary one is the extraordinary pleasures you find in ordinary things. ~ Veronique Vienne I stood at the kitchen sink, robotically washing dishes. I paused, my gaze landing on a hand-painted jug on the window ledge, raindrops running down the glass. I clung to the sink […]

Noticing the Gifts of Inspiration that Surround You

April 22, 2010 by  
Filed under Guest Space

We are excited to welcome Artist Patricia van Essche as our guest this week! More about Patricia below. Inspiration comes to me in so many ways. Taking a walk in nature, looking down and seeing fragments of an egg, and admiring the most glorious color of the shell. I wonder if the little bird made […]

How to Calm Yourself When the Going Gets Tough: #1 Choose Your Calm Place

April 15, 2010 by  
Filed under Spa Space

It’s time. Time to start exploring the bedrock premise of The Calm Space. You know how sometimes we get so frantic, so anxious, so overwhelmed, that our head feels like it’s going to explode? I know I do. When life sends you a curve-ball, when there is so much to get done and no time […]

The Road to Ravenna: How to Find Inspiration by Looking for It

April 15, 2010 by  
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We welcome back Stacey Curnow, Midwife for Your Life, this week! More about Stacey below. First action, then inspiration ~ those are the words that drive me whenever I am looking for that elusive muse called inspiration. I’ve learned that if I show up first, whether it’s at my computer,  a meeting, or a workout, […]

Make a Photo Keepsake Booklet For Your Memoir Project

April 8, 2010 by  
Filed under Memoir Space

We’ve done writing projects the first two months on the Memoir Space. Now is a good time to branch out and add a multimedia touch to our memoir. We’ll add an easy photography project. No need to have an expensive camera or a camera that does all kinds of fancy things, unless that is the […]

Spiritual Inspiration

April 8, 2010 by  
Filed under Spiritual Space

I’m sure I’m not alone in having been inspired by various people throughout my life. Dead or alive, alone or en masse, it is usually something they have said or done. For me, spiritual accomplishments are most inspirational. I recall many years ago hearing Wayne Dyer speak here in Sydney. I had already read a […]

Inspire Yourself

April 8, 2010 by  
Filed under Living Space

A bird does not sing because it has an answer. It sings because it has a song. – Chinese Proverb I woke one morning knowing that I could put it off no longer. I was finally going to acknowledge that there was a writer inside me who was determined to be heard. I was going […]

Let Your Home Bring Inspiration

April 8, 2010 by  
Filed under Feng Shui Space, Guest Space

This week we welcome back guest Author Linda Binns – Feng Shui Success Strategist. More about Linda below. The dictionary definition for the word ‘inspire’ is “to fill with an animating, quickening, or exalting influence; to influence or impel; to guide or control by divine influence.” It is not typically a word that is associated […]

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