Diary of a Reiki Student: Entry II ~ First Reiki Class

Dear Diary,  Today Saturday January 20th, 2018, I completed my Level 1 of Usui Shiki Ryoho which means “The Usui System of Natural Healing” founded by Sensei Mikao Usui (who made Reiki available in Kyoto, Japan in the early 20th century.) My teacher is, Denise Carpenter RT-CRA 99-100 Reiki Master/Teacher from Reiki Associates [30 North Street, Perth Ontario Canada.] http://www.reikiassociates.com  My supportive…

Beginners Guide: What is Reiki?

  ‘Each of us has the potential of being given a gift by the divine, which results in the body and soul becoming unified … a great many people will experience the blessings of the divine … Through it, the human being will first be made healthy, and then peace of mind and joy in life will be increased’. ~ Sensei…

Diary of a Reiki Student: Entry I ~ Finding a teacher

Dear Diary,  So I took the plunge!  I am officially registered to take Reiki Level 1 on Saturday, January 20th, 2018, and let me tell you; finding a reputable Reiki Master was no easy quest — at least not in my area.  You would think it be easier but the truth is, if you don’t know what you are doing and…

Weekly Photo Challenge: Fresh [Entry XXI]

Good day Photo Enthusiast,   It’s been a while since my last Weekly Photo Challenge. Currently going to get my camera out again and start shooting more pic’s along with re-vamping my blog theme.  This week’s challeneg is “show us your perception of transient”. tran·sient ˈtranSHənt,ˈtranzēənt/ adjective 1. lasting only for a short time; impermanent. When I went out I saw a…

Weekly Photo Challenge: Minimalist [Entry XIX]

Good day Photo Enthusiast, This week’s photo challenge is: minimalist photograph by The Daily Post. Reference:  http://dailypost.wordpress.com/dp_photo_challenge/minimalist/ Here is my attempt on my Nikon camera of a minimalist photograph. This picture was taken on my Nikon camera and photo edited on http://www.picmonkey.com/   There is nothing more minimal than a single bottle of Tequila framed by a stone wall.   Thank you…

My Photography εïз: Local Graffiti in Nature

Good day Photo Enthusiast, When I went to the park today, I happen to come across some interesting graffiti, and took some snap shots. Taken on my iPhone 4, edited on Photo Editor – http://www.picmonkey.com/ I’ve always been attracted to Graffiti and believe it’s artists are often misunderstood, but there is art & beauty in all things people create. These pictures…

Gobble Gobble… Mmmmm in oil

Picture taken on my iPhone 4, edited on PicMonkey Good day Photo Enthusiast, Today is Thanksgiving in Canada, October 13, 2014.  I have the pleasure of having — for the first time — wild Turkey cooked in oil. My loving mother and father-in-law live in the country and this is how they cook their turkey!  At first I thought this was…

Weekly Photo Challenge: Threes [Entry XV]

Good day Photo Enthusiast,  。◕‿◕。 I am working with a new camera! It’s a Nikon D3100.   It’s bitter-sweet as the camera I am using (I inherited) from my late Step-Father “Wayne” whom passed away last October. He loved taking photographs and editing pictures. In his honor I continue to take fun-filled photos. ❤ love u ❤ This week’s photo challenge…

Weekly Photo Challenge: The Hue of You [Entry XI]

Good day Photo Enthusiast,  Is it ever good to be back to posting my Weekly Photo challenged inspired by The Daily Post. This week’s challenge was: “For this challenge, we want to keep it simple: share a photograph with a prominent color (or assortment of colors) that reveals more about you. It could be a symbolic, meaningful shade; a color that…

Weekly Photo Challenge: One Shot, Two Ways [Entry X]

Good day Photo Enthusiast, This is actually a back-dated post. You may not care. Does anyone even look at the dates on these things?  ٩(͡๏̯͡๏)۶ But I thought I’d mention it…. Just in case you follow my blog (of course you do, um, right?) *grin Suddenly your like… “wait a minuet”; well now you know, I hope. ͡๏_͡๏ [Move Along]