"We become what we think about." ~ Earl Nightingale

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Hugs and blessings,

Thursday, August 12, 2010

What I've been doing this past week ...

Scroll down for Window Views,
Haiku Friday & Sky Watch
Scenic & Shadow Shot Sunday

1. writing LOTS ... just for the JOY of it ;-)
2. culling, labeling, organizing, and sharing photos from my trip to Taos with retreat participants
3. connecting with friends & neighbors back home
4. pulling weeds in my yard
5. I ate breakfast at Mimi's Cafe yesterday and got 4 free muffins with an email coupon ... replenishing my 'stash' in the freezer
6. listening to the Successful Author Secrets series online and taking notes to help myself stay on track
7. following up with helpful resource links
8. doing my best to remain calm ... avoiding a sense of 'overload'
9. generating lists of things I want to do and need to schedule
10. walking on the beach with (and without) Molly ... just for the JOY of it!
11. getting lots of rest ... catching up on missed sleep
12. reading ... just for the JOY of it!
13. creating a plan for my future ... just for the JOY of it!

for others participating
Thursday Thirteen and Just for the JOY of it!

rainbow appeared on
our last evening in Taos ...
lovely sight behind

Mabel Dodge Luhan
House & Conference Center
... delightful mem'ries

Click any image to embiggen for better viewing and for others
in Window Views, Sky Watch , Haiku Friday,
Scenic Sunday and Shadow Shot Sunday

Thought for Today
"Aim for service and success will follow." Albert Schweitzer


eileeninmd said...

WOnderful series of skywatch photos. The rainbow is beautiful. They are always a treat to see. Happy skywatching!

Sallie (FullTime-Life) said...

Nothing in the world like New Mexico skies. Glad you had a good experience in Taos

Karen said...

Ah yes, life's feeling good! I'm so happy to think of you writing away...yaay storyteller! And oh, the lovely photos...I'm drinking in the memories...

Noel Morata said...


what a beautiful view you are showing us today, i love the skies and background shots

my scenic sunday post is on my plant fanatic blog today :)

Ralph said...

The desert can be stark if we look at the sandy landscape but ignore the wonderful blue sky and do not admire the lovely architecture of the conference center. This is a place and environment to relax with gusto...

SandyCarlson said...

I love the way you fill your time. Beautiful post.

Barb said...

Keeping busy I see! Looks as though your trip to Taos was glorious.

DeniseinVA said...

I enjoyed reading what you've been up to in your busy week, and your sky photos are glorious.
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