quote Archives - The Magic Onions

Nothing Is Insignificant

I love this Mother Teresa quote :: If you want to change the world, go home and love your family. It resonates with me because I know how I important my job is. I feel the enormous responsibility I have as a mom to raise our children to be loving and compassionate beings who will,If you want to read more…click here

Waldorf Everyday :: January 22

Come and join our Instagram tribe, Waldorf.Everyday. It’s a collective window into our Waldorf and simple-living Instagram posts, bringing us all together and giving us a place where we can connect. If you want to be found by other Waldorf.Everyday followers, simply tag your posts with #waldorfeveryday . Each day, I’ll choose a tagged postIf you want to read more…click here

Live in Each Moment.

An amazing thing happens when you get honest with yourself and start doing what you love, what makes you happy. Your life literally slows down. You stop wishing for the weekend. You stop merely looking forward to special events. You begin to live in each moment and you start feeling like a human being. YouIf you want to read more…click here

Simply Happy :: Inspiration

“Look at the trees, look at the birds, look at the clouds, look at the stars… and if you have eyes you will be able to see that the whole existence is joyful. Everything is simply happy. Trees are happy for no reason; they are not going to become prime ministers or presidents and theyIf you want to read more…click here

Miracles, Everyday.

Life bursts with miracles ~ Thích Nhất Hạnh     I hope you are having a wonderful Sunday. Here are some other things to inspire. Blessings and magic, Donni Don’t miss out on ANY new Magic Onion’s crafting fun… sign up for my FREE newsletter today —-> did you know that a lucky newsletter subscriberIf you want to read more…click here

Change is a Beautiful Thing.

Don’t be afraid. Change is such a beautiful thing”, said the Butterfly. ~ Sabrina Newby   Happy Sunday. Here are some other things to inspire. Blessings and magic, Donni

You are be-YOU-tiful !

  Be you! Blessings and magic, Donni

Lessons from Nature.

  I am appreciating this quote from Bernie Siegel about the lessons we can learn from nature. I am contemplating change and how one can move towards change without letting the apprehension and anxiety of the unknown take away from the joy and excitement of a long anticipated change. And then this quote speaks toIf you want to read more…click here

The Spiral of Time.

  Welcome to a new month. November! A month of autumn and changes and the calm before the storm. I’m manifesting the Spiral this month.     I’m working on accepting the turnings and changes of life as it evolves. I won’t fight it. I will breath it in. I won’t grieve over another yearIf you want to read more…click here

Beautiful Dahlias & Favorite Blogs to Share.

I had a bunch of Dahlias in the Sunny House last week. Oh my… they kept getting more impossibly beautiful as the days went by.  Of course, I grabbed my camera and they became a muse as I played with my new lens… so pretty!   (And, I love my lens!) Look at the color ofIf you want to read more…click here

Summer Slowdown

Beautiful summer, filled with golden sunshine. Our day’s are warm and slow and we have given in to delicious lethargy… and surrendered to watermelon, cold from the fridge. Lazy afternoons are spent reading in the shade of the avocado tree and suppers are cool and fresh. Baths are tepid and we sleep with only theIf you want to read more…click here

Hello, August!

    I want to begin August by sharing some beautiful blogs I think you’ll love. A Soulful Life – dreamer, poet, Mama, artist, maker of happy messes, fan of unmade beds. Whole Family Rhythms – I’ve been hot and it’s wonderfully refreshing to see winter photos. I particularly love Meagan’s ‘in the kitchen’ posts.If you want to read more…click here

Blessings…

Who agrees… an early morning walk is a blessing for the whole day?  ( Henry David Thoreau).     Hope you are having a happy weekend. Here are some other inspiring quotes. Blessings and magic, Donni

Beauty and Insight

Welcome, July, the month of Summer. The month of watermelon and popsicles. The month of dips in the lagoon, cooling off in the sprinkler and long, balmy evenings. Welcome, July, the month of being with my children all-day-long and hearing their laughter, and mine, filling the house. Welcome, July, the month of fairy gardens, beesIf you want to read more…click here

The Magic of Boredom.

‘Mom, I’m bored’. ‘Mom, there’s NOTHING to do’. ‘MOM, Teddy’s irritating me!’ ‘Mom, Kitty won’t play with me’. I’ve heard these sentences a hundred times this summer. The summer is long.     We dread these sentences. They make us feel bad, don’t they. They make us feel guilty, like we are not doing aIf you want to read more…click here

Inspiration

Every new day is a once in a lifetime event. How much more exciting would our lives be if we embraced this truth and lived accordingly?! – Steve Maraboli More inspiration here. Blessings and magic, Donni

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Photo: tumblr.com I learned that courage is not the absence of fear, but triumph over it. The brave man is not the one who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear. Nelson Mandela Blessings and magic, Donni

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Photo Dovie Moon Photography Every new day is a once in a lifetime event. How much more exciting would our lives be if we embraced this truth and lived accordingly?! Steve Maraboli   Blessings and magic, Donni  

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“In the tapestry of childhood, what stands out is not the splashy, blow-out trips to Disneyland but the common threads that run throughout and repeat: the family dinners, nature walks, reading together at bedtime, Saturday morning pancakes.” Kim John Payne, M.ED Blessings and magic, Donni

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“Every time you smile at someone, it is an action of LOVE, a gift to that person, a beautiful thing.” ~ Mother Teresa Blessings and magic, Donni