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Tuesday of the Women’s Journaling Alpine Retreat

The brilliant blue sky came to life as the sun peaked the ridge, flooding our Ponderosa Cabin with golden light. While we are gathering ourselves together to head down to the yoga rocks, Jean is already busy at work in her journal … Continue reading

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Telluride Plein Air ~ En Route and Arrival

We leave Moab, Utah early for the last leg of our road trip to Telluride, Colorado. The road repair avails us more time to drink in and photo the changing terrain. As we near Colorado, the landscape becomes more arid and we hit pockets of small communi…

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Ending Workshlp Trickles into Sunset

With the remaining time at the Journaling Workshop (see previous post), we’d hoped to go outside, but the day is chilly and pretty windy. Luckily we have a wide panoramic window and use it for my next process, my “Awareness Meditation”. And although …

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A Tumble of Creativity for Retreat Tuesday

Tuesday breaks gorgeous. Following a calming yoga session down by the lake, we gather round the breakfast table and munch ~ between smiles.We have a jam packed day with wide variety and some of my very favorite processes. Jean leads off with …

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Monday's Makings at the Women's Retreat

Having slumbered with visions of swaying pine trees, lapping lakes and creative genius dancing in our dreams, we all were up early. The first activity is to amble down and nest into a cozy spot on the granite peninsula at the west end of the shore. Fla…

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Journaling, Delicious Journaling . . .

Some of you may have been wondering if I’ve given up my journal since there’s not been mention in weeks of it. But, don’t be deluded . . . I’m dedicated to my journal and the time I spend in it. So, finally, after the time away in California, I’ve caug…

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Adventures into "Stitched Window" Journaling

This journal page entry seems to contain some sort of adventure energy. It must have something to do with it being Spring and the re-birth of life and vitality ~ because I’m daring to do things that thrill and surprise me.I’m testing out a new venue w…

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