Today’s forgiving journal: Forgiving for my mom

Today’s forgiving journal is forgiving for my mom. Today is the anniversary of my mom’s death.  She died suddenly, and the situation was fairly intense. My mom would have been the first person to forgive …. She would have said, “Debbie, everything is ok.  It is all for the best.  I love everything and everyone.” … More Today’s forgiving journal: Forgiving for my mom

Today’s forgiving journal: Partaking of the blessings <3

Today’s forgiving journal is partaking of the blessings.   Well, I’ve moved. I wanted to say “I’ve moved!!!” and I didn’t, because this morning I’m feeling a little pensive.   What I’m present to is an old pattern I’ve carried around – up until now – of not allowing myself to partake of the blessings. … More Today’s forgiving journal: Partaking of the blessings ❤

Today’s forgiving journal: The Sacred Space of Forgiveness

Today’s forgiving journal is about the sacred space of forgiveness. I went to a beautiful church today in Manhattan, called St. John the Divine.  It is truly stunning, and I felt like I was walking in a sacred space when I entered. There was a pamphlet at the front that had information about St. John’s.  … More Today’s forgiving journal: The Sacred Space of Forgiveness

Today’s forgiving journal: Sharing Sommer’s story

Today’s forgiving journal is sharing Sommer’s story. I’ve recently been requesting for folks to share their story on forgiving.  I came up with some questions that you can answer, or you can share in a way that works for you. Well, a dear fellow blogger Sommer of The Green Glasses shared her forgiveness story in an … More Today’s forgiving journal: Sharing Sommer’s story

Today’s forgiving journal: Seeing the beauty right in front of me

Today’s forgiving journal is about seeing the beauty right in front of me. A beautiful blogger Dutchgoesthephoto does a weekly photo challenge.  This week’s focus is “colors”.  I figured this would be easy for me, because I’m a huge color fan! When I went out to take photos today, I just didn’t feel inspired by … More Today’s forgiving journal: Seeing the beauty right in front of me

Today’s forgiving journal: Shifting my focus

An awesome blogger Dutchgoesthephoto does a weekly photo challenge.  This week’s was vegetables, with an invitation to find a creative way to photograph them.  This is my submission.  What a blessing. **** Today’s forgiving journal is about shifting my focus. I need space to breathe…to grow….to forgive.  When I feel boxed in, I get tense … More Today’s forgiving journal: Shifting my focus

Today’s forgiving journal: Being touched by kindness

Today’s forgiving journal is being touched by kindness. This post is in response to Dutch Goes the Photo’s theme for this week’s challenge: Human Spirit. (I had trouble inserting the link, so here it is: https://dutchgoesthephoto.net/2016/06/14/tuesday-photo-challenge-human-spirit/) Also it’s inspired by Nikki at A Kinder Way (https://akinderway.com/).  Thank you both for helping me see so much beauty today. I … More Today’s forgiving journal: Being touched by kindness