Thursday, December 19

light hearted

lostlure

Is it the contraction of cold that makes everything feel pinchy and vice versa?  I hate to think my temperament is temperature driven, but the data will out.

This morning (unlike Monday's breath-squeezing shiverfest) was perfectly, softly chilly -- no bitter bite.  Result?  Tonight I'm bopping about wrapping gifts, listening to music, playing with the dogs and feel equally soft, happy and light.

Perhaps there's no correlation, but I think the fact is that I am super sensitive to the physical environment I am in-- the light, the air, the space, the color--- it affects me, probably more than I should allow it to.

Oh well-- I'll work on that in my next life time.

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Tomorrow I am pulling the shutters tight at Squam HQ, something I have not done, ever.  Two weeks of holiday during, um-- the holidays!  What a concept.  To say I am very, very, very excited about this would be a very, very big understatement.

My only goal is not to let my inner critic get any airtime when it wants to point out how utterly unproductive I am being .. .  ha.  One goal.  (A singular focus generally works best for me, so I am thinking the odds are good that I will have myself some damn fun with very little productivity).

We'll see . . following whatever calls me and who knows where that will lead?

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bisous, e

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    1. yes ma'am !! time to hang with you and the bambinos!! xo

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  2. Happy holidays, Elizabeth! Hope you get to indulge yourself a lot :)

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    1. oh thank you, Meri!!! I hope so too-- sending you loads of love and light for the holidays! xo, e

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  3. Enjoy your down time and enjoy where you wander!! xoxo

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  4. Happy holidays to you Elizabeth. Love the vacation part, good for you!

    Bridgemor

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    1. me, too! thank you and HAPPY new year! xoxo, e

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  5. Thank you for posting so frequently in the recent weeks....Your posts have been a real gift to my days. I find them peaceful and inspiring and love seeing that a new one is up.

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    1. oh my gosh-- that is SO encouraging to me!! I really do sometimes wonder if it reaches people I don't see and I am so glad it DOES. thank you for letting me know-- sending BIG love your way!! xoxo, e

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  6. OH! I am jealous! Ahhh. Happy, happy VACATION! xoxo

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thank you so much for sharing your thoughts with me-- I love that you stopped by and hope something I shared was what you needed today. xo, e