Full of stars

“This is what one thirsts for, I realize, after the smallness of the day, of work, of details, of intimacy – even of communication, one thirsts for the magnitude and universality of a night full of stars, pouring into one like a fresh tide.” -Anne Morrow Lindbergh, Gift From The Sea


“And this, our life, exempt from public haunt, finds tongues in trees, books in the running brooks, sermons in stones, and good in everything.” -William Shakespeare  

Homemade Potpourri

Creative project of the day.🌸❣️ I collected leaves, flowers, and other natural materials over the last few years to make potpourri.  I put it in a pretty bowl🌸 and added more hyacinth & forsythia today from my walk.  It smells nice & is such a delight to look at.   “No bought potpourri is so pleasant…

Wrap Bracelet

This is how I made a beaded elastic wrap bracelet. 🌊 Several weeks ago, a local craft store was closing and I was there to buy felt.  Then I saw that the jewelry supplies were buy 4 get 4 free.  So I picked out some beads I liked and thought about making elastic bracelets. I…

Walk At Home

I love Leslie Sansone’s workouts.  I have 4 of her walk at home DVDs.  Yesterday and today I did 45 minutes and it feels so good to move!

Happy Spring 2020

Let the sun remind you to smile. Let the trees remind you to stand tall. Let the bird’s song remind you to speak kindly. Let the spring season remind you to do beautiful things.   Copyright Tanya Kohl 2020

New Beginnings

“And suddenly you know: It’s time to start something new and trust the magic of beginnings.” -Meister Eckhart

Spring Enthusiasm

“Spring work is going on with joyful enthusiasm.” -John Muir

Felt Easter Eggs

I made these adorable felt eggs.  I love them, they are so cute. 🤗💐🌷 “The chief enemy of creativity is “good” sense.” -Pablo Picasso

My Garden Notes – 12 Reasons I Love Gardening

12 Reasons I love gardening- Good exercise. Inspires joy. Grow healthy food. Sunshine Fresh air. Contribute to aging well. Fun lessons. Creativity Connect with nature, self, & others. Transforming a brown thumb to green thumb. Wildlife watching. Playing in the dirt.