Lately, I’ve have been thinking about designing a meditation nook in my apartment. However, I’m having a hard time getting motivated, so I decided to write a post to get started. Hopefully, this will also help you if you are interested in this topic. It is true that we can meditate anywhere we feel comfortable […]
As I get older and see my circle of friends aging, too – I see a greater need for people to be there for each other. I mean this in the most practical way! I have many friends who are single, with no family nearby or no family at all, and even the youngest of […]
Blue is found primarily in nature – in the light blue of the afternoon sky and in the deep variations of hue in a deep lake or the ocean. But otherwise, there are very few blue animals, and it is the rarest of human eye color. Moreover, there are very few blue flowers that are […]
The illusion of control of one’s environment, be it things or people, is fear based, not love based. It will wear away at the soul of the controller until they are only a shadow of what they might have been. This behavior always has the same ending. It always fails.
Beautiful Lives by Susan is a site about Post-traumatic Stress Syndrome (formerly referred to as Post-traumatic Stress Disorder). In my efforts to market this site through social media, I have styled many graphic images with quotes about PTSS. In honor of Women’s History Month, I’d like to share some of them here, with you. Quotes […]
Quotes by women are not the easiest to find. It’s indicative of the imbalance that still exists in most places in the world between the sexes. Nevertheless, for inspiration, I look for quotes by strong, independent women who make a positive impact on other people’s lives. Quotes by Women I Admire It takes all kinds […]