Accepting the Unacceptable ~ Finding Peace in the Pain – Part II

Meet my tea kettle. She’s not pretty, but she does the job. My tea kettle has been with me a long time – years in fact. She’s moved four times with me, even across states. She heats water for my organic green tea, for my kid’s Maple & Brown Sugar oatmeal. For some reason, I … Continue reading Accepting the Unacceptable ~ Finding Peace in the Pain – Part II

“And With This Compost, He Made A Flower Grow”

“If you look deeply at a flower, at its freshness and its beauty, you will see that there is also compost in it, made of garbage. The gardener had the skill to transform this garbage into compost, and with this compost, he made a flower grow.”   ~ from "You Are Here" by Thich Nhat … Continue reading “And With This Compost, He Made A Flower Grow”