Lean in to the Sweet

Amidst a bittersweet life, I prefer to celebrate and lean in to the sweet.¬†ūüôā¬†This painting and the playlist that goes with it helped remind me of that as the message emerged to “lean in… life is sweet.” (Please click to … Continued

Pure Light – Sweet Solstice Blessings

i see the pure light within you walkin‚Äô on sunshine alive and true Sweet Solstice Blessings¬†to You! This one feels fitting for the Solstice… whether it’s the day with the longest sunlight, as it is here in the northern hemisphere … 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

Wonderful Winter Walk

Would you like to join me for a (virtual) winter walk? ¬†There is still so much bare beauty to be seen, even in winter. ¬†The bareness seems to make it even more intimate to be in nature somehow. ¬†Every season … Continued

Artsy Blog Hop – Part 1

I was asked to¬†be part¬†of this artsy blog hop, where we each answer the following questions and link to a few other blogs that inspire us.¬† Thanks to Marcia Beckett for inviting me to participate.¬† You can visit her blog … Continued