Birthing a Legacy of Love

  It’s my birthday and I’ll dance if I want to. ūüėȬ†Actually, I’m sharing a little birthing story¬†and giving deep thanks to my mom. I’m celebrating and honoring my mom’s beautiful soul and carrying on her legacy of love.   … Continued

Impeccable Words

* Note: This blog post was written before moving from the Loving Rd domain/website to Thrive True for technical reasons and before adopting the pen name Julia Ostara (which is just 2 letters different than my married name and sounds … Continued

A Mother's Love

Wise words for this Wednesday from my angel momma, Paulette, kind of her version of the golden rule, namaste, and ubuntu. Today would have been her 67th birthday and my family and I miss her so very much! Yet, we … Continued

I'm so excited…

Do you have the song in your head now, too? ūüėČ Little fireworks have been going off in my head and heart this morning!¬† This is not the blog post I intended to write next, but this is what is … Continued

Breathing in trust – Art 101 Week 9.5

Do you know the song “Breathe” by Faith Hill?¬† I’ve¬†had my own version in my head this week to that tune… singing and repeating “Just trust” as I play in my art room (really the basement!). The word/idea/concept of “trust” … Continued

Sparkle, shimmer, & SHINE – Art 101 Week 8.5

Put my brave girl boots on this week!¬†¬†This little light of mine, I’m gonna let it shine… Let it shine, Let it shine, Let it shine.¬†¬†Sure hope to bring smiles and encouragement to all who see my very¬†first postcard series¬†– … Continued