Happiness is...A Free Bead

September 26, 2013

  

 
Namibian Pietersite
      _______________________   
  
 Upper Limit problem.
Happiness set point.
Zone of comfort.
 
Have you every achieved what you set out to do, then looked around you at your life and asked "is this it?"
 
I am not talking about being ungrateful.
You are over flowing with gratitude.
Every day "drop on your knees" grateful,
 with how abundant and beautiful life is... 
but...
there is a deep desire to be on fire, 
on purpose, 
making a contribution that accesses you to your core 
and calls you out of your comfort zone.
The desire to make a difference.
 
What do you care so strongly about, that it will get you out of bed at 5:30 in the morning?
What animal, or part of nature needs your protection?
What friend is struggling with health or finances, where a little contribution can make a huge difference?
 
Start there.
Exercise the muscle of giving.
 
There have been so many tests that show, 
when we give of ourselves...
our money, time, expertise, labor, love....
It changes our relationship to abundance.
It raises the level of happiness we can sustain.
It expands our comfort zones. 
Where the things that used to feel uncomfortable,
 or maybe even frightening, 
can be just another access point to joy.
   
 Start there, 
your heart will lead you on. 
 
SO, 
I will be giving away beads today!
 
Come into the studio,
Receive a bead.
and a hug,
and a cup of tea,
and whatever else the universe has up her sleeve.
 
I plan on being super happy tonight!
 
With SO much love,
The Door is Open
xo




Leave a comment


Also in Musings

🦄 The Magic of Unicorns 🦄
🦄 The Magic of Unicorns 🦄

August 27, 2019 102 Comments

HONDURAN BLACK OPAL

 ~ s t o n e  s t o r y ~

Honduran Black Opal is rare and unusual.
A unicorn of the gem world.

This seemingly simple grey/black stone
 flashes a rainbow of color when the sun shines on its face
allowing you a window into its mysterious world...

 

Click title to read more...

View full article →

🌬Gem Silica Juiciness 🌬
🌬Gem Silica Juiciness 🌬

August 15, 2019 104 Comments

GEM SILICA

 ~ s t o n e  s t o r y ~  

Gem Silica is a blue green and most rare variety of chalcedony...
A highly silicated form of chrysocolla.

This particular piece
came from high in the Andes of Peru
and it's color and quality are amazing...

Click title to read more...

View full article →

🍀 Grossular Garnet Goodness 🍀
🍀 Grossular Garnet Goodness 🍀

August 08, 2019 64 Comments

GROSSULAR GARNET

~ s t o n e   s t o r y ~

Soothing the nervous system,
Opening the heart,
allowing for more spaciousness and awareness.
 
When I feel this green garnet on my skin
I there is a calming.
I notice the receiving of my breath.
I notice the beating of my heart...

Click title to read more...

View full article →