Thursday, October 27, 2011

Many Kinds of Joy !

Where did the joy come from this week ?

Tender Joy : A phone call to a dear, dear Loved One whose Mom has made the journey to the other side, loving her through, and then lighting a candle on the altar to light the way…


Joy In Anticipation : Preparing a space for my own sweet Mommy to visit. What kind of flowers ? Mums, of course ! Winking smile


Joy in the Many Gifts ! : My mom and I shopping and finding her the perfect down-filled coat for Montreal winters, and at a bargain, no less !


Joy in Connection : These furry family members who brings such cozy joy to fill us up everyday.


Joy In Love : My Mom and I help one another fly. I do love her so.


Acknowledging and having gratitude for the joy is an important bit of our work here on this planet, I think.

In the midst of all the hardships and darkness, the joyous light is always present.

We just have to remember to look for it !


For more joy celebration,

visit the amazing Meri and the gang at Meri’s Musing.

Happy Thursday, Beautiful Ones !


Snap said...

Lots of joy and fun and compassion here today. YeeHaw!

Mary said...

you are so right Kim, there are moments of joy, manna, in the midst of tears and hardship.

i pray i have eyes to see, and an open heart to receive.

much love to you.

Dosfishes at Sparkle Days Studios said...

Lovely post as always Kim. Love Mom's smile peeking out from beneath the furry hood and your hands together. Priceless. xox Corrine

rebecca said...

just the photo of your hands...entwined...wings of motherchild love
flooded my heart with

Dianne said...

Well said Kim! My mom made the journey 18 years ago... I still miss her terribly. I'm glad you get to visit with yours... Truly a blessing...

Olivia said...

Thank you for sharing your joy, My Queen...what a blessing to have a mother to share things like this with! Wishing you more days of joy, xoO

Carmen said...

love is the asnwer
love is your mom!!!!
hugs from me!
no coats for me :-)

Meri said...

Love, peace, and joy. That about sums it up!

lynne h said...

happy joy-full thursday to you, Beautiful One!! xoxo

The Bodhi Chicklet said...

I think we often over look joy because we want it or expect it to come in a large way. True joy is the small nuances like an attitude, a breathless moment here and there. Say hi to Mom for me!

beth said...

i love how you and your mom love. i also love your furry head :)

Kate said...

Such a lovely post! Glad to hear you and your mom are having such a lovely time!

Cinner said...

I love the relationship you have with your Mother, your fun loving spirits are the same. hugs to you.

Elena said...

Sympathy to your friend. And what a loving Mom and loving you.