Gratitude has been on my mind so heavily.
I awake at night and it crowds itself in, in such a gentle way.
Nudging me to remember,
to take notice,
to give thanks.
To maybe look in wonder at the sky.
To pause when I get out of my car in the evening and simply look up.
The majesty and wonder of things
e n o u g h…
To take the breath away
They are with us
All that is needed from us
is the simple act
(When something is on my mind so intensely, I think it may be that you need it as much as I do!)
Gratitude—it refreshes in ways that nothing else does.
It’s such a small thing that gives so much pleasure–to pause at this moment and give a quiet thanks.
Somehow I feel the sky knows when we give really see it….and give thanks 🙂
What are 3 things are you thankful for at this moment??
P.S. We have another winner for the September group of the Dream.Love.Paint signature course. Congratulations goes to Kim G.–you are the second of the two winning names drawn for this session of Dream.Love.Paint!! – we sent you an email from us with all the details. Looking forward to having you join us in this adventure!!
IN OTHER NEWS…. Thank you for hanging in with me while the Dream.Love.Paint course was being opened again for a new group of artists (and if you joined in with us in the September group…welcome and can’t wait for you to see Week One which opens this Saturday, bright and early 😉 )
I know you received more emails from me than my usual 1 per week.
I appreciate you being so patient, understanding and even sharing those emails with others.
I decided as a way of saying thanks that I’d do a giveaway of something special.
All you need do is put your name in the hat below.
It’s something for you to get creative with.
A $100 gift certificate to do some shopping at my favorite online art store…
I’m giving away two of these 🙂 !
Yes, I know. You will be like a kid turned loose in the candy store…..!!!!!
Hope you feel especially loved today because…