Reimagining Our Lives Summer 2017

The Beauty of Being Lucky

A tribute to Lucky May 2005 – December 2016 He stood by us through so many of our challenges. Asked so little. Gave so much. Forever in our hearts. Present now as spirit. Gratitude.

A Case For Maintaining A Little Clutter

As Spring approaches  I hear a great many commitments being made in the realms of  cleaning out, getting rid of, and starting fresh. There is large display cabinet that stands guard at the bottom of...

Three Words That Can Change the Way You Feel

Because I’ve already began to hear from several people  that the holidays are stressful and that they are often faced with dread, I’d like to repost a blog I wrote at the beginning of this...

The Gift Of Sneezing

It is nearly Thanksgiving  and the afternoon sun is still blazing through the golden trees and up through the hills.  Overhead migrating birds continue to leave the valley sounding stories about their summer adventures and cautions about the upcoming winter.  The smell of late fall, wet...

Interview with John Erickson

In this interview,  John Erickson explores Swan’s Near Death Experience and the impact it had upon his belief system and his life.

Legacies

The Impressions You Make I have a picture of my grandfather as a young man. It is a faded sienna photograph of Charlie loading barrels of maple sap onto a horse drawn wagon. It...

Bread, Cheese, and Tears

After an incredibly long summer the temperatures are dropping at night and the rains are moving in.  On several late night walks with Lucky – we go very late – he has no social skills...

The Tomato Sandwich

A warm twist on the finest sandwich in the world – at least during September. Tomato sandwich with Sriracha mayonnaise. It’s that month, the month that embraces the end of summer and the beginning...