I want to write a novel.
Would people read a book entirely comprised of my thoughts?

Diary of a Living Anachronism

In interesting insight to something so often overlooked.

gen X/ whY

How often has a group of people been born at the crossroads of history? 1985-1989 is one such rare period where Fate or the Universe or Accident combined to shape people who exist outside the standard timeline. Googling it shows the Challenger Explosion, Pan Am crash, Exxon-Valdez oil spill and countless many other destructive events. It also makes me feel slightly ashamed for not stopping to remember my 5th grade history lessons, or hunt for the ancient Encyclopedia Britannica my mom pressed on me.

Although unmarked in national calendars and textbooks, those 5 years balanced destruction with creation. So I guess you could say duality was carved into our nature from the start. Out of the decades that gave birth to Generation Y, 5 years is really a narrow window.  In such a short period of time, a global crossroads generation incubated alongside the collision of two worlds.

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A little piece of delicious inspiration

Cauldrons and Cupcakes

Won’t you join me for a cupcake and a nice cup of tea?

It’s been a big month of Gratitude and I wanted to break out today and work with two themes close to my heart – cupcakes and all things magical.

Perhaps you read my post a while back titled The Healing Power of Flowers and Fairy Blessings.  In that post we offered a selection of flowers for you to choose from, and each flower came with a message – a mini-reading if you will.

In that same spirit, I now offer you Magical Cupcakes!

Instructions for using today’s post

Scroll down through the following cupcake images and then let yourself come back to the one you are most drawn to.

When you have chosen your cupcake, scroll further down for your delicious message, designed to help you focus on love and self nurture.

These are magical, calorie-free…

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