new year

New Year, New Beginnings

New Year, New Beginnings Happy New Year! I’m back from my most awesome and most needed holiday, back at work, writing and creating again. ‘d first like to say good bye to 2015. So GOOD BYE 2015 What a completely awesome and crazy year! So much happened in my life both professionally and personally. I’m Read More

rebuilding

Rebuilding, Decluttering and Insanity

Rebuilding, Decluttering and Insanity Today marks the nearly half way point of December. Half way through the month and I have been busy. Busy decluttering and rebuilding my life here in New Mexico.   For those of you that don’t know, when I moved back here in October, I came home to a house my Read More

back seat

Distractions and The Back Seat

Distractions and The Back Seat   It’s been an interesting couple of weeks here in the Dream Created Life universe. I haven’t been writing as much as I usually do. Maybe it’s the cooler weather. Maybe it’s because of my birthday. Maybe it’s because I’ve been busy doing a ton of house improvements (my living Read More

small things

Celebrate the Small Things

Celebrate the small things.   So I know I keep writing about my house, but I can’t help it cause it’s such a source wisdom lately! Yesterday, I learned something from it again. A few weeks ago, we had a bit of a cold snap here in Albuquerque. Not cold like New England cold, but Read More

unexpected

How to Handle the Unexpected

How to Handle the Unexpected I’ve been home a month and what a month it’s been. Between packing up and driving across the country, coming home to a mess of epic proportions, reconnecting with old friends and my family, it’s been somewhat overwhelming, but good.   Did everything happen as planned or how I expected Read More

the universe

I Do Not Control The Universe

No, I do not control the universe!! *But damn I wish I did!   aka: What I learned from a leaky roof this morning So this morning I woke up to the lovely sound of rain, pitter patting on the roof and the windows. Rain here in the desert is so rare and delicious and Read More

Zen

Where is Your Zen?

Has Your Zen Gone Missing?   I’ve just not been feeling the Zen lately. Yeah, I said it. My woo-woo zen happy-go-lucky spirit has left the building.   See, before I moved back to New Mexico, I was feeling the zen. And the woo-woo. My life was calm, happy and I was able to really Read More

have fun

Remember to Have Fun

Remember to Have Fun Last night I had the pleasure of spending the evening with someone I have not seen in 4 years. What’s interesting too is that I even tried to cancel going out because I had been running around with my mother all day and felt that maybe going out would be too Read More

Fearless

How To Be Fearless

How to Be Fearless People have been saying to me recently that I must live my life like Xena, warrior princess: Fearless. I mean, who in their right mind packs up five cats and drives them 2300 miles alone across ¾ of a continent? I know, the thought of driving alone cross country for many Read More

life change

How to Handle Huge Life Changes

How to Handle Huge Life Changes   Moving to a new home has a way of putting our lives into such a unique perspective. One that we don’t get to experience very often. When we pack everything we own into boxes and clear out our current living space in order to move to a new Read More