31 days of small acts: that’s a wrap

i made it! 31 days of writing about small things that help shine the light in the darkness –  little deeds of love and kindness for yourself, those in your home, in your community, and far away.   if you would like to browse + read: you can find them all here i chose this topic […]

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31 days of small acts: chain mail

we’ve chatted talking on the phone and sending happy snail mail —  leaving us with one of my favorites and the current trend of texting and sending emails. we spend about half of the year living away from our community and most of our close friends and extended family.  those relationships don’t just take care […]

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31 days of small acts: chat it up

ever since grade school, i can remember talking on the phone.  to my best friend — after she came home from school – when she was supposed to be doing chores and homework and whatever else besides gabbing it up with me about the days events.  it was all kinds of fun.  in highschool, it […]

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31 small acts: diffuse it

i have to say — it’s kind of funny — today, my lil’ small act was pulling out the mood support via aromatherapy and i was thinking of writing about it tonight…  and, when i looked at my writing schedule – that was the post i had written down. chuckle chuckle. seriously though, if you’ve […]

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31 days of small acts: get grounded

you know when you’ve spent four consecutive nights in four different beds in almost four different states that it’s time to take a breath.  add on not being able to find something and thinking you may be losing your mind.  and maybe a junk food haze brought on by a pan of really delicious brownies and cheetos “bag […]

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31 small acts: document

i’ve always loved pictures.  taking pictures.  looking at pictures.  creating with pictures.  my mom gave me a scrapbook for my 18th birthday and i’ve been documenting my life (in that form) ever since.  i’m not a super fancy scrapbooker.  just pictures and words and maybe some flair. i love words. stories.  the first journal i […]

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31 days of small acts: make breakfast

i love breakfast – well breakfast foods, more specifically.  any time of day is fine. it is definitely kind and loving act to make yourself, and the people you love (really anybody and everybody) breakfast. it doesn’t have to be fancy – but feel free – because fancy breakfast is amazing — but so is […]

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31 days of small acts: motto + mission magic

a few years ago (actually probably 5 now that i think about it)  i spent a quiet birthday morning by myself, having breakfast at a favorite place, with the book 5: Where will you be five years from today?   — that day i created a mission statement — it’s on my about page also — […]

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31 days of small acts: cultivating joy

today, i’m wrapping up this week of talking about specific deeds we do that are kind and loving to ourselves — next week we are on to small acts for our family sometimes it’s just nice to take a minute and think about the things that make us happy.  how often do you celebrate you – your […]

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