The Spirit of Abundance 

    Abundance exists. It proliferates and looms throughout the Universe. Most important, Abundance is not a place or a thing. Conceptually speaking, it’s a gathering of energy that we’ll address in a moment. Though there’s a plethora of information available, many who attempt to grasp abundance find the process…

Reciprocal Blessings

  Photo by Nico Smit on Unsplash   You’ll never guess what happened to me today! As I was driving through downtown on my way home, I noticed several tents, grocery carts full of clothes, bags/luggage, blankets spread out on the ground, and people standing around underneath the…

SugarPearl’s Studio Kitchen: Cookin’ Shrimp Stuffed Salmon!

My daughter, Camille,  has a weekly rendezvous with Sugar Pearl.  She raves, “Sugar Pearl can burn! I love her recipes!”  I’ll admit it; I have never attempted to cook one of her scrumptious-looking recipes, but then I’m not a cook like my kid.  I just love to watch…

Artist: Mikel Elam

I met his #sketchbook on Facebook.  Mikel Elam’s work was/is soul-mesmerizing.  The dimensions, layered with emotion were time-sensitive for me. They depicted a cry for mindfulness in the form of justice for humankind and the universe.  Like the universe, Garden Spices needed to exhibit some of his work…

Abundance, In the Heart of a Beholder

Three of Susan’s children in Liberia in their school uniforms. Zevah is the girl. One of the joys of growing older is the ability to reflect upon my encounters through a lens that changes with my perspective. I have been abundantly blessed with good health and ample time….

WITH THIS PEN

With this pen, OOI write my heart and mind open. OOI write this mystery unraveled. OOAnd I write confusion clear. OOThe depths of the universe, OOthe nature of being, OOflow from the silence OOin me, OOfrom all Space and Time OOinto this pen. They lay themselves down OOin…

Mi Casa, Su Casa: Abundant Minestrone

Nothing exemplifies nature’s plentiful variety of vegetables and flavors like homemade Minestrone soup. The mouthwatering fragrance and the colorful mix of vegetables are a feast for the senses. This recipient allows for ingredients always in season and available, as well as canned, and frozen grocery store staples. It…

The Presence of Rosemary Summers

  Ghana’s Calling 16×20 inches acrylic rosemarysummers.com   Rosemary Summers has a vivid presence on social media.  Is it the vibrant spirit of her posts, welcoming us to live in her moment; is it the volume of beauty and dimension in her art?  It is her presence in…

What Type of Thinker Are You?

The type of thinker you are and the quality of your thinking – or more to the point – the quality of your thoughts, can make all the difference in the quality of your life and experience. What type of thinker are you?  What types of thoughts dominate…