Tag Archives: noticing

Day 31 – What we focus on

So I’ve come to the end of my 31-Day Visual Challenge and I want to thank you all for spending time with me on this journey. Posting every day for a month (a month with 31 days, no less!) was … Continue reading

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Day 26 – Mums the word

Have you ever seen anything that makes you smile more than colorful mums? I mean, really! (This is a rhetorical question; you don’t really have to answer it.) But aren’t the colors of this vibrant flower just something to see? … Continue reading

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Day 24 – Postcard Competition

The first time I ever went abroad I was 36 years old. Mark had a conference in Spain and I tagged along. It was in June of 2001, pre-9/11, pre-heightened security at the airport, pre-Iraq war—pre-digital camera even. I wore … Continue reading

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Day 22 – Keep Moving

I mentioned in an earlier post that my final project for my Certificate in Positive Psychology began around noticing the signs of positive psychology all around us. I’d like to share a few more of those signs that seemed to … Continue reading

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Day 21 – Oreo Cows

Over the weekend my siblings came to visit. It was a lot of fun having them here, and we did a lot of driving around checking out the New England foliage for the middle of October. On Saturday, we drove … Continue reading

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Day 20 – Another reflection

A few years ago when I worked at the museum on campus, we hosted a visiting artist who was commissioned to do an outdoor, site-specific artwork while some renovations were being done to our physical space. Meaning: the museum had … Continue reading

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Day 18 – Fresh Watermelons

One day a year ago a friend and I were out biking on a beautiful fall day when this pickup truck drove by us. It had a box full of produce and I got the biggest kick out of it… … Continue reading

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