Teal – One Word Photo

One Word - 46 - TealChimayo, New Mexico


“Teal”

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Nurt Thurs – YOUR Path


3-5-2015

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Frequent Contributors to
Nurturing Thursday:

Tea and Paper
Meg Evans
Inside the Mind of Isadora
Grace Notes
Jacqueline King
Carol Carlisle
Mazeepuran

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What is Nurturing Thursday, you ask?

In this amazingly competitive society of ours, how many of us truly feel good about ourselves? How often do we extend to ourselves … the same courtesies, considerations, nurturing, forgiveness and understanding we would a loved one, a friend, or even a stranger?

Our culture tells us we need to be special and above average to feel good about ourselves. Yet, it is not possible for all of us to be above average at the same time. Don’t we usually know of someone richer, more attractive, “more together” or successful than we are? Even if we discount the material aspects and consider the more spiritual facet, don’t we know of those who seem more at peace, more aware or living in the moment. Even when we do manage to feel a strong sense of self-esteem or self-confidence, we are not able to consistently hold on to it. For most, our sense of self-worth bounces around like a ping-pong ball, rising and falling strongly tied with our latest success or failure.

In an effort to eliminate labeling ourselves as “good” or “bad”, and clearly accept ourselves with an open heart … to treat ourselves with the same kindness, caring, and compassion we would show to a good friend … I would like to incorporate more self-compassion and self-kindness in my life.

To “give this planet a much needed shot of fun, support and positive energy” … I am dubbing Thursdays as Nurturing Thursday.

If any of my readers are interested in joining the nurturing, I applaud and welcome you to do so … the more the merrier!!

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Shady – Michelle’s Weekly Pet


Michelle's Weekly 78 - Shady

 Shady Boudreaux O’Neill
~ 11 yrs old ~

 

Michelle’s Weekly Pet Share

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Sunday Trees – 172


Sunday Trees - 172

 

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Nurt Thurs – Stand in Awe


2-26-2015

“Stand in awe of yourself and connect with your glorious spirit.  Source your life from that place of pure love inside and trust that it’s always there for you.” ~ Panach Desai ~

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Frequent Contributors to
Nurturing Thursday:

Tea and Paper
Meg Evans
Inside the Mind of Isadora
Mazeepuran
Grace Notes
Jacqueline King
Carol Carlisle

_____________________________________

What is Nurturing Thursday, you ask?

In this amazingly competitive society of ours, how many of us truly feel good about ourselves? How often do we extend to ourselves … the same courtesies, considerations, nurturing, forgiveness and understanding we would a loved one, a friend, or even a stranger?

Our culture tells us we need to be special and above average to feel good about ourselves. Yet, it is not possible for all of us to be above average at the same time. Don’t we usually know of someone richer, more attractive, “more together” or successful than we are? Even if we discount the material aspects and consider the more spiritual facet, don’t we know of those who seem more at peace, more aware or living in the moment. Even when we do manage to feel a strong sense of self-esteem or self-confidence, we are not able to consistently hold on to it. For most, our sense of self-worth bounces around like a ping-pong ball, rising and falling strongly tied with our latest success or failure.

In an effort to eliminate labeling ourselves as “good” or “bad”, and clearly accept ourselves with an open heart … to treat ourselves with the same kindness, caring, and compassion we would show to a good friend … I would like to incorporate more self-compassion and self-kindness in my life.

To “give this planet a much needed shot of fun, support and positive energy” … I am dubbing Thursdays as Nurturing Thursday.

If any of my readers are interested in joining the nurturing, I applaud and welcome you to do so … the more the merrier!!

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First Snow

 
First snow —
Fairy dust in motion
Luminous stars pause



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Bittersweet – One Word Photo


One Word - 45 - Bittersweet

 

“Bittersweet”

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Chloe – Michelle’s Weekly Pet

Michelle's Weekly 77 - Chloe
Our girl, Chloe, is aging before my eyes. 
I have been watching her white muzzle expand,
but I just noticed her white eyelashes



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Sunday Trees – 171

 
Sunday Trees - 171

 

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Rule of Thirds – WP Wkly Photo



Weekly Photo Challenge 69 - ThirdsAmerican Beautyberry


WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge:
“Rule of Thirds”


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Nurt Thurs – Be the Mirror


2-19-2015 - Be the Mirror

 Be the Reflection
Be the Mirror

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Frequent Contributors to
Nurturing Thursday:

Tea and Paper
Meg Evans
Inside the Mind of Isadora
Crowing Crone Joss
Mazeepuran
Grace Notes
Hugmamma
Two Puppies
Jacqueline King
Pocket Perspectives
Laurie’s Gentle Healing Notes

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What is Nurturing Thursday, you ask?

In this amazingly competitive society of ours, how many of us truly feel good about ourselves? How often do we extend to ourselves … the same courtesies, considerations, nurturing, forgiveness and understanding we would a loved one, a friend, or even a stranger?

Our culture tells us we need to be special and above average to feel good about ourselves. Yet, it is not possible for all of us to be above average at the same time. Don’t we usually know of someone richer, more attractive, “more together” or successful than we are? Even if we discount the material aspects and consider the more spiritual facet, don’t we know of those who seem more at peace, more aware or living in the moment. Even when we do manage to feel a strong sense of self-esteem or self-confidence, we are not able to consistently hold on to it. For most, our sense of self-worth bounces around like a ping-pong ball, rising and falling strongly tied with our latest success or failure.

In an effort to eliminate labeling ourselves as “good” or “bad”, and clearly accept ourselves with an open heart … to treat ourselves with the same kindness, caring, and compassion we would show to a good friend … I would like to incorporate more self-compassion and self-kindness in my life.

To “give this planet a much needed shot of fun, support and positive energy” … I am dubbing Thursdays as Nurturing Thursday.

If any of my readers are interested in joining the nurturing, I applaud and welcome you to do so … the more the merrier!!

Previous: Nurturing Thursday

Previous: Blogospheres

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Saffron – One Word Photo


One Word - 44 -Saffron

Daylilies


“Saffron”

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