Creativity

Playing by the rules.

Playing by the rules.

by Tania Carriere
November 26, 2016

This year we had a glorious fall- full of sunshine, bright blue skies and warm breezes. The leaves continued to dance on the trees well past the date that we should have been raking them into big brown compost bags. I took time to sit on the patio, under th... Read more

If you're Happy and you know it..

If you're Happy and you know it..

by Tania Carriere
October 30, 2016

I was out for a walk and this happened. This moment of happiness. One of the happiest I have experienced to date. Not that there haven’t been other wonderful, glorious moments; I live a blessed life. You could ask me about my wedding day surrounded by... Read more

Have you ever truly been heard?

Have you ever truly been heard?

by Tania Carriere
August 15, 2016

I can’t really explain the experience, which makes it a poor choice for a blog, but I am compelled to write about it because it leaves me with a lasting and comforting sense of being a small part of a much greater design.... Read more

Befriending Dragons

Befriending Dragons

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April 2, 2016

A Guest Blog by Brad Chase   This picture was shot on the beach in the sunny seaside village of Honalee, at least how I imagine Honalee might be. Interestingly, this town changes with each person who imagines it. For those of... Read more

Finding the Glide

Finding the Glide

by Tania Carriere
March 5, 2016

My brother just moved back home to Canada after 10 years in the Middle East. For a reason that escapes me, he chose to come back at the start of the year – in the dead of January. He brought his girlfriend Jenny with him, whom we were excited to meet... Read more

The space in between

The space in between

by Tania Carriere
April 4, 2015

I was out for a walk. Spring finally tempting us with her promise. She is not here yet, and they are forecasting a few more weeks of cold winds, but if I tilt my head to the sun I can feel the warmth in the rays. There is a faint bird song in the trees. Cau... Read more

Tantrums in Turquoise

Tantrums in Turquoise

by Tania Carriere
February 8, 2015

I had just walked by the church in Kilkenny, Ireland when a huge wedding party burst out onto the street; the energy was electric and the colour of the dresses even more so. Kisses, hugs, laughter, frantic photographers, restless toddlers and rowdy teenager... Read more

The Practice of Celebrating What’s Right in the World

The Practice of Celebrating What’s Right in the World

by Tania Carriere
December 15, 2014

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Part of Everything

Part of Everything

by Dewitt Jones
May 15, 2012

Making my life my art is a lovely goal but one that's sometimes hard to make real. As a child, I was taught that art is somehow different from the rest of life. Painting, sculpting that's art. Baking, gardening at best, that's craft. Banking and... Read more