A Satisfying And Friendly New 2021

to all my readers and bloggers whose writings I enjoy. My Thanksgiving cactus has opened its first blossoms. Last year around this time, the plant was young and tiny. In December 2019, I noticed small buds. They grew to almost the size of sewing pinheads. Then, the plant changed course. Where the buds had appeared,Continue reading “A Satisfying And Friendly New 2021”

Dance Into 2021

You have already reviewed 2020. Enough of that. You are quite aware of what you are taking into 2021. Aren’t you? Today is this year’s last opportunity to let go of stuff that you are leaving behind or using as compost. You can fight with the task of cleaning out your rooms with an attitudeContinue reading “Dance Into 2021”

New Year’s Week In 2020

In many ancient cultures, including the Chinese, homes are being cleaned before the New Year. If your home is spic and span and already welcoming of the New Year, clean it through smoke (herbs on coal), fire (candles), water (sprinkle with water and herbs) and air (open the windows and doors) to invite the bestContinue reading “New Year’s Week In 2020”

Shopping and Sharing, Boosting Value and Values

Support a business near you, support a business you love – every time you can. Go local, if and when you are shopping for the holidays. Keep the money exchange local. Support people whose products and services you love. They can keep supplying you, and you will feel good about how you are spending yourContinue reading “Shopping and Sharing, Boosting Value and Values”