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Little did I know that experiencing 1 metre swells in an open boat, wearing life jackets from the 1960’s, would end up being a sweet life lesson.

Travel has that way of hitting you in the face with what truly are your most precious priorities and your greatest lessons to learn. My husband, Patrick and I just returned from a 3 week adventure in Nicaragua. The country is gorgeous with lush tropical forests, turquoise water and sandy beaches on the Caribbean side,…

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2015 Oil Paintings Created on the Sunshine Coast BC Creative Play Events Pink Red Thoughts on Painting Yoga

I get high will a little help from my …. social media friends.

The Beatles came to mind because I’m feeling very high on happy right now. Why?  I’ve participated in a number of social media “challenges” over the past few months.  I’ve created art daily on Instagram, posted artwork on Facebook, practiced yoga every day and right now, I’m involved in a self-care “event” on Instagram. Being accountable to others,…

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Do you ever feel like you learn more from those you are teaching?

On Sunday I had the opportunity to host a group of art enthusiasts at The Arts Building for Art & Yoga Workshops. We practiced some yoga, dabbled in some drawing exercises and pushed ourselves out of our comfort zones while exploring colour and paint. I’m amazed at the courage these people displayed and their willingness…

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Creative Play Events Thoughts on Painting Yoga

I woke up with that crazy bubbly feeling . .

I woke up with that crazy bubbly feeling . . . like those butterflies when you are first falling in love. It has happened two mornings in a row and for no particular reason – just an accumulation of events, people, happenings, I guess I’m just that excited to be part of so many things.  Excited…