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Welcome to Minette’s blog where she shares about what matters to her, makes her curious or invokes wonder and awe. Plus poetry, she loves poetry.

Symbolism and Meaning of Roses

Roses are red, and pink and yellow and lavender and more, oh my! The abundance of colors, shapes and sizes of roses in my neighborhood is astounding and delightful right now. On a recent walk I started noticing the roses and then I started looking for them. Below you...

Day 3: Meaning and Significance of the OM symbol

The Om or Aum symbol is one of the most well-known symbols and sounds around the world. It comes to my blog and artful play today courtesy of my dear friend Rodolfo in Costa Rica who suggested it on my Instagram feed when I asked for ideas of symbols to include in my...

The Triskelion: a symbol for the ages

I have an obsession with spirals of all kinds. I draw them, I admire them, I paint them and find them around me everywhere. I particularly love this triple spiral which has been called the triskelion or triskele. It's tricky to draw but I have fun playing with it. I...

Turning to Art for Healing and Release

I may be a bit crazy but I decided to tackle the #100dayproject and the Ultimate Blog Challenge. Being the smart marketer that I am, I am going to practice what I tell all my coaching clients and "create once, think multiple uses." So for the rest of the UBC 30 day...

Raindrops on roses and other favorite things

I went for a walk this morning after a day of luscious welcome rain yesterday. The sun was lighting up the dew drops everywhere, capturing my eye like tiny diamonds. The air was cool and crisp, free of dust and pollen. And I enjoyed check in calls with my Dad and...

Prioritize Play Over Productivity During Covid-19

Why you should prioritize play every day Today I want to talk about why I think it's essential to prioritize play over productivity and to make time daily for creative play breaks for as long as we are sheltering in place and beyond. To infinity and beyond as Buzz...