Top 8 Tips for Planning a Romantic Getaway

For couples who have been together for decades, or those who are ready to take their first vacation together, romantic getaways are the ideal choice: fun, relaxing, and sensual. However, several things can potentially go wrong on your trip.Learning how to expect the best while planning for the worst will leave you and your partner with peace of mind.Tips for making the most of your trip...more


Gently we wake ‘Neath this new feeling We look quietly upward Eyes on the ceiling Of blinking bright stars That streak ‘cross the sky Of planetary wonders Alive in our eyes And we know what it is To love one another Deeply and truly Madly, forever So gently we kiss Into this new night And stoke up the fires We’ve carried inside Hidden away From the eyes of this world Until we could share it This love that is yours And mine And ours- Divine Empowered....more

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Romantic Vanities

I think vanities are sooo romantic! Like Valentine’s Day romantic (hint, hint). Every girl needs a great vanity, and a great vanity is representative of its owner. My favorites are definitely antique-looking. An amazing vanity not only changes a room’s appearance, but also gives it a unique character and style. Check out some of these lovelies I found: ...more

First Impressions

I like to think that I come by my spontaneous-travel-hungry spirit quite honestly. My mom has always had a knack for adventure. Another similarity would be my appreciation of having people around. Comparably to my post-secondary experiences, my mom had a roommate while attending college in the city. They lived in a small apartment, close to school, on the sketchy side of the tracks. My mom and her roommate shared a comfy space and were slowly getting to know their neighbors in the building. A friendly woman lived beside them and a bit of a shaggy fellow lived below....more

Your Daily Reading: “Living Wide Awake™” You Can Really Concentrate 1-29-12

Get ahead on your writing projects, and any projects that require deep thought.Today, you can really concentrate.The influences working today are great for salespeople, who talk it up to get the sale, and can think on their feet.Opposing Energies: deceptive, insincerity, dishonesty, doubts, over-self-protectivenessBe aware the energies today also can be flirtatious, romantic, and insincere; and take it all with a grain of salt....more

Your Daily Reading: “Living Wide Awake™” With Short Windfalls 1-17-12

You may fare better financially today through some opportunities with short windfalls.You could also make a little side money doing talks, or teaching in some way.Opposing Energies: scarcity-consciousness, greed, disorganizationHowever, an over-focus on money could affect your opportunities in a negative manner, and result in alienation in either or both personal and business contacts.Wide Awake Words™ for today: alertness, clarity, willingness...more

Your Daily Reading: “Living Wide Awake™” Searching for Meaning 1-9-12

Your restlessness may create the changes that come unexpectedly to your health or work.This is an internal restless spirit that wants a change in routine.There is also the chance that moving your home or business, or changing it in some way is due.For some, it’s the variety and experience needed in your work or at home to calm the inner turmoil.Opposing Energies: dishonesty, confrontation, resentmentFor others, it’s a quest.Perhaps the journey taken will be in a move or travel....more

Your Daily Reading: “Living Wide Awake™” Dreaming Someone to You 12/29/11

Dreaming of your ideal love today. Cooperate with the real circumstances, rather than what you wish for in a relationship. Opposing Energies: disappointment, romantic delays, misunderstandings...more

Your Daily Reading: “Living Wide Awake” Connect to Your Heart of Hearts 12/24/11

There are Spiritual aspects that connect to your heart of hearts, making your internal desires more obvious to you.Unconditional love may be translating into your reality.Be watchful of including illusions or dreamy ideals into something so wonderful as unconditional love.Opposing Energies: fear, doubt, illusions, lackUse caution today, as a large part of today’s influence could be influenced by the use of alcohol or substances in making merry....more