Category Archives: Inspiration

Day in LA…part 3

One thousand heavenly voices

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singing Dona Nobis Pacem

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in the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels

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John Nava’s tapestries line the walls

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my cousin Katherine Rose standing in as Jacinta

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JOY!!!

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Day in LA…part 2

Blocks from Terroni to our destination venue filled with amazing sights:

the Broad Art Museum

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Mural at MOCA – Museum of Contemporary Artimg_3591

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Walt Disney Concert Hall

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grounded by the 101 freeway in the foreground – 21st Century reality!!!

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Horse magic

Sometimes…between a girl and a horse…magic happens:

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life lessons happen –

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love

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gentleness

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patience

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self-control

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kindness

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joy!!!

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…a joy to observe!!!

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End of Summer…Martha’s Vineyard

respite from the cares of the world…

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 peace that passes understanding

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Weeds and window boxes…Vineyard-style

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always refreshed and inspired by the island!!!!

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Peony…the muse

 a tight ball of unobservable potential

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opening to the opulence of petaled glory

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then:  fading, fragile, feminine

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shedding that which is no longer useful

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paring down to the essence

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retaining elegance; beauty of a different sort

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dedicated to those women of a certain season of life who walk this path with elegance and grace

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Homepieces signature neutrals

Are you getting a sense of the place???

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Really quite small, filled with pieces having lived life alongside their owners, now waiting to bring new life to another space.

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Focused, carefully curated, each piece an individual treasure.

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Always such a joy to visit Miss Vicki – to see beauty through her eyes.

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I’ll be back in August for another family event in Crossroads!!!

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