Women of the world…

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Sisters in gathering,
Open to One Heart,
The wisdom of all ages.

I can’t stop smiling as I think about the miracles I have witnessed over the last few months and dedicate today’s post to ALL women. During this time, I have been so blessed to be part of a community of women from all around the world who all share the larger vision of bringing about positive change in the world. There is so much occurring on our planet at this point in history, the world is in need of some great healing.

As human beings, we are very privileged to be presented with the opportunity to bring about some of this healing and contribute to a shift in consciousness that will last for many lifetimes to come. Specifically, for women, I believe it is even more so.

For thousands of years, it has been a ‘man’s world’ and we live in a time where the balance is beginning to shift. Women everywhere are realising what they have to offer and bringing forth their gifts in love and service to humanity. It is exciting to think that I am part of this and to every woman reading this, so are you. I want to reach out my hand to you and say to you that you are strong and powerful. You are beautiful in every way. As you allow your spirit to lead, you will know where to go and wherever that place IS, it will always lead you back to love. I believe in you.

In love and light,
Lisa

 

Are you full of it?

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When I think of fullness, I think of food (naturally lol) and how sometimes I eat too much. Other times I think of being full as being bombarded with too much information, especially with the advancement of technology in our time, or the need to undertake many tasks and run lots of errands to get by in daily living. It’s always the things that need to be done to be part of this world. It made me wonder though, perhaps there is a different kind of fullness to consider; a fullness that is enriching and nourishing to our souls and reignites our spirit.

I have been feeling out of sorts this week and although I know it will pass (it always does), it makes me feel like someone else other than me. I made a choice today to show up as my perfectly imperfect self despite this because sometimes you have to. Otherwise what is the alternative? There is an ebb and flow in life and to understand this is always reassuring to me.

My decision to be here and write this post was sparked by an article I wrote last year about how I overcome my greatest challenges through my faith and daily spiritual practice. I knew that there was a chance that no-one would ever read it but to just write it and know that the Universe would hear my voice and the acknowledgment of my journey was enough for me. I heard back from the magazine recently and my experience has just been printed for the August edition which is exciting and I am absolutely thrilled. I had completely let it go and not thought about it for nearly a year so it has been an interesting turn of events. It’s definitely a lesson in letting go and how it is in this complete surrender that what you want will come back to you. Sometimes it does not come back to you in the way that you envisaged or even at all. If it doesn’t then it is making room for something even better to come along that our minds cannot even comprehend.

As I read the article I had long forgotten about, my heart was completely filled with gratitude for my life and the people in it. My worst circumstances, which made me feel like life was against me at the time, became the best thing that happened to me. The love, support and miracles that occurred were the best things of all because I was open to it and that is the fullness I am talking about. It is the best kind and always available to us no matter what.

So my question to you today is, are you full of it?

“And above all, watch with glittering eyes the whole world around you because the greatest secrets are always hidden in the most unlikely places. Those who don’t believe in magic will never find it.”
(Roald Dahl)

Love and light,
Lisa

 

 

 

 

 

 

Summer Clearance…

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A house without a home is not a house…

I’ve been deep in mess, literally, the last few weeks helping my family clear out clutter so have not been able to devote as much time to writing lately. I still wanted to be here though despite how tired I feel. I have been busy lifting heavy boxes and organising decades worth of stuff. It has quite shocking to me how much can be accumulated in one household.

It seems we live in a culture that is always selling to us that more is best and wants to keep us striving to get more but that makes no sense to me anymore. Don’t get me wrong, I enjoy the material things that I do have and I enjoy them but the things we have does not make us who we are. Who we are is beyond anything that money can buy and true happiness lives inside of us.

“Happiness cannot be travelled to, owned, earned, worn or consumed. Happiness is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace and gratitude.”
(Denis Waitley)

Anyway, I think that’s as much wisdom that’s going to come out of my very tired brain today lol. I better get back to it and do what I do best. I love putting my organisational skills to good use.

Have a great weekend!

Love and light,
Lisa