Monthly Archives: May 2015

5/31/15–Renewal through Nature

“Renewal through nature is to shed our societal constructs and to touch something deeper–something primal within ourselves. It’s paradoxical in that it is a deep going inward–a solitary journey and a leaping outward toward connection with the greater Universe.” ~Monica … Continue reading

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5/30/15–Freedom

Let freedom be your boat and your dreams be stars to guide your compass! ~Monica R. Ashbaugh, 5/30/15

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5/29/15–Success

“Even if the result wasn’t successful, it doesn’t mean the effort was wasted.  All deeds done with love and good intent are valuable, regardless of the outcome. Measure success by the love involved, not the money.”

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5/28/15–Cry

“We need imagination to cry, to create and narrate the story of our sadness and grief.” ~MRA Cry by Monica R. Ashbaugh, 5/28/15 I cried this morning, the first time in years. I lost the ability to cry in 2009. … Continue reading

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5/27/15–Problem Solving

“There are few problems that can’t be solved with a cup of coffee & a cookie–the balm of liquid serenity & baked bliss.” ~Monica R. Ashbaugh, 5/27/15

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5/26/15–Love & Pain

“If we wish to swim in the pool of loving, we will get wet by pain.” ~Monica R. Ashbaugh, 5/26/15 Photo credit:  Maison Blili    https://instagram.com/p/zQ78VCll2L/

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5/25/15–Wisdom & Suffering

“With wisdom, comes suffering. They go hand in hand in life–like an old married couple, cursing the arrangement!” ~Monica R. Ashbaugh, 5/25/15

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5/22/15–Synchronicity & Serendipity

“What is synchronicity? What is serendipity? What are those bizarrely coincidental coincidences?  I think if we truly believe that we are all part of a whole, then we all make impact on each other. Like a spiderweb–one vibration on a … Continue reading

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5/21/15–Change

I find change to be hurtful, so alien.  I realize it isn’t the change that is painful, but my reaction to the change.  Life changes all the time.  Life is dynamic.  The Universe is in constant motion.  Mutability is the … Continue reading

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5/20/15–Dream

“The dream to fly begins with a leap!” ~Monica R. Ashbaugh, 5/18/15 Photo credit:  © Antoni Murcia/ MantaWatch http://www.mantawatch.com

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