FREE SHIPPING IN USA ON ORDERS OVER $150 ~ IN CANADA? VISIT MINDFULNECESSITIES.CA FOR LOCAL SHIPPING

Thanks Giving

by 3 October 11, 2010

M a y I P l e a s e ? ? ?

Before my lips whisper one word from the ongoing task lists,
please, hear my wish..

that each moment we get to breathe, we feel that breath and gratitude

that every pair of eyes we meet, 2 legged, 4 legged, or winged,
we meet with kindness and gratitude

every challenge we wrestle is with thanks for the opportunity

every morsel of food supports a well of health and gratitude,

and the calm joy that comes from it all is displayed on the corner of our lips
contagiously spreading the seeds of courage-
and peace will surely follow.



Blackboard of Gratitude
http://www.thebarbersdaughters.com/necklaces/blackboard-of-gratitude.html



Thank you all for being the supportive foundation of this dream and purpose.

Happy Thanksgiving!

for love,

G











3
3

Author


Leave a comment

Comments will be approved before showing up.


Also in Mindful Necessities ~ Blog

what is your reason for being? | Irish sun
what is your reason for being? | Irish sun

by Gisele Theriault May 05, 2019

On the topic of retreats, a friend recently shared scientific research she found (brain scans incl. long term studies of individuals) comparing mindfulness/meditation practice in retreat settings confer more benefits than daily practice. If you take two individuals with identical lifetime hours of meditation practice, there are more lasting changes in people who have gone on retreats (brains and behaviour).  

View full article →

Rock being you | Ireland update | SALE 😉
Rock being you | Ireland update | SALE 😉

by Gisele Theriault April 28, 2019

This week I was thinking about how challenging it can be to be who we are and live in our place of heart when there are so many directives and expectations that we should behave in a particular way. How we present ourselves to the world and how we think are so influenced by our upbringing, peers and culture...

View full article →

Mindful Necessities West to East
Mindful Necessities West to East

by Gisele Theriault April 21, 2019

Rumi says "Let the beauty of what we love be what we do." I'm counting my blessings, both having carved a life by creating contemplative jewellery and now also enjoying the opportunity to create experience for people though retreats. 

 It took a long time for my body and mind to readjust from east to west, as it always does. Between the 10 hour time difference and the culture extremes, the practice of coupling patience and tenacity definitely came in handy. 

View full article →