creating today sep 30 2016

I am still determined to be cheerful and happy, in whatever situation I may be; for I have also learned from experience that the greater part of our happiness or misery depends upon our dispositions, and not upon our circumstances.
- Martha Washington

 - photo by marie dudek brown

- photo by marie dudek brown

creating brightness, enthusiasm and optimism...

letting go into expressiveness; will my heart sing today?

peace, love and joy...

creating today sep 28 2016

Love is a promise that lasts forever.
- unknown

 - photo by marie dudek brown

- photo by marie dudek brown

creating commitment, generosity and cherishing...

letting go into opportunities to love freely; how will moments be treasured today?

peace, love and joy...

creating today aug 19 2016

Where the spirit does not work with the hand, there is no art.
- Leonardo da Vinci

 - photo by marie dudek brown

- photo by marie dudek brown

creating mindfulness, resolve and necessary action...

letting go into creative expression; how will the heart, mind, body and spirit align today?

peace, love and joy...

creating today jul 07 2016

The essential conditions of everything you do must be choice, love, passion.
- Nadia Boulanger

 - photo by marie dudek brown

- photo by marie dudek brown

creating distinction, zest and empowerment...

letting go into cherishing; where will my heart lead me today?

peace, love and joy...

creating today jun 28 2016

A baby is born with a need to be loved - and never outgrows it.
- Frank A. Clark

 - photo by marie dudek brown

- photo by marie dudek brown

creating insight, commitment and outreach...

letting go into being bold; where and how will I share love freely today?

peace, love and joy...

creating today jun 22 2016

He prayeth best who loveth best
All things both great and small.

- Samuel Taylor Coleridge

 - photo by marie dudek brown

- photo by marie dudek brown

creating request, invite and explore...

letting go into serenity; what will be noticed newly today?

peace, love and joy...

creating today jun 16 2016

We must not allow the clock and the calendar to blind us to the fact that each moment of life is a miracle and mystery.
- H.G. Wells

 - photo by marie dudek brown

- photo by marie dudek brown

creating bliss, blessings and wonder...

letting go into embracing each moment; will expectations be released freely today?

peace, love and joy...

creating today jun 02 2016

The best years of your life are the ones in which you decide your problems are your own. You do not blame them on your mother, the ecology, or the president. You realize that you control your own destiny.
- Albert Ellis

 - photo by marie dudek brown

- photo by marie dudek brown

creating acceptance, answerability and freedom...

letting go into creating a life I love; which steps will be boldly taken today?

peace, love and joy...

creating today mar 31 2016

I invent nothing, I rediscover.
- Auguste Rodin

 - photo by marie dudek brown

- photo by marie dudek brown

creating reclaim, regroup and balance...

letting go into embracing recovery; am I willing to release to explore newly today?

peace, love and joy...

creating today feb 18 2016

It's one of the greatest gifts you can give yourself, to forgive. Forgive everybody.
- Maya Angelou

 - photo by marie dudek brown

- photo by marie dudek brown

creating redeem, atone and harmony...

letting go into being responsible; is there willingness to accept our own humanness today?

peace, love and joy...

creating today jan 07 2016

People may hear your words, but they feel your attitude.
- John C. Maxwell

 - photo by marie dudek brown

- photo by marie dudek brown

creating boldness, expressiveness and authenticity...

letting go into leaning in; which aspect of life will be nurtured lovingly today?

peace, love and joy...

creating today dec 18 2015

Never make your home in a place. Make a home for yourself inside your own head. You'll find what you need to furnish it - memory, friends you can trust, love of learning, and other such things. That way it will go with you wherever you journey.
- Tad Williams

 - photo by marie dudek brown

- photo by marie dudek brown

creating renovate, enrich and refurbish...

letting go into beautification; will small steps taken be acknowledged today?

peace, love and joy...

creating today dec 13 2015

The first step toward change is awareness. The second step is acceptance.
- Nathaniel Branden

 - photo by marie dudek brown

- photo by marie dudek brown

creating noticing, accepting and stepping forward...

letting go into courage; what am I willing to transform today?

peace, love and joy...

creating today dec 01 2015

But the real secret to lifelong good health is actually the opposite:  Let your body take care of you.
- Deepak Chopra

 - photo by marie dudek brown

- photo by marie dudek brown

creating deep listening, acceptance and loving spirit...

letting go into attentiveness; what will be noticed newly today?

peace, love and joy...

creating today nov 24 2015

If the only prayer you ever say in your entire life if thank you, it will be enough.
- Meister Eckhart

 - watercolor by marie dudek brown

- watercolor by marie dudek brown

creating grace, ease and contentedness...

letting go into simplicity; how will acknowledgment be exquisitely expressed today?

peace, love and joy...

creating today nov 16 2015

Money often costs too much.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

 - photo by marie dudek brown

- photo by marie dudek brown

creating aggregate, benefits and blessings...

letting go into awareness; will simplicity be acknowledged today?

peace, love and joy...

creating today nov 09 2015

We are not the same persons this year as last; nor are those we love. It is a happy chance if we, changing, continue to love a changed person.
- W. Somerset Maugham

 - photo by marie dudek brown

- photo by marie dudek brown

creating open heart, open mind and acceptance...

letting go into transformation; how will I create today?

peace, love and joy...

creating today nov 04 2015

A kind heart is a fountain of gladness, making everything in its vicinity freshen into smiles.
- Washington Irving

 - photo by marie dudek brown

- photo by marie dudek brown

creating freshness, radiance and outpourings of love...

letting go into heart-centered; will actions come from the heart today?

peace, love and joy...