Mindful Musings -- Treasure Hunting

Daily walks are treasure hunts for me. I walk the same route as I drive each day, yet I see so much more from my walking perspective than I do through the windshield. These are treasure hunts with a twist… I am not specifically hunting for a specific object, but for bits of beauty, treasures, that have gone unrecognized, unnoticed in the day to day of getting from point A to point B. Early spring is one of my favorite times to go treasure hunting, I am never disappointed and always in awe of the bits of beauty that become visible before my eyes.

Spring treasure hunting.jpg

hunting for treasure

visible, invisible

game of hide and seek

Mindful Musings

As you may know during the month of January each year I host #haikuchalkenge (this year was #haikuchallenge19) where I write and post a haiku accompanied with an image each day and encourage others to participate with this mindful activity. While the haiku challenge lasts just one month, I encourage myself and you to find mindful moments frequently throughout the year and actually notice them while they are occurring…perhaps with a pause, perhaps by capturing with your senses or by describing with words or image. I look forward to sharing with you my mindful musings on my blog and I hope you will share yours.


hidden and silent

a grotto of snow awaits

sculptures for senses