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TO ENTER CLICK HERE ENTRY FORM    Walking with Wonder – a 365 DAY Synchronicity Journal by artist and creativity/life  coach Mary Ann Burrows available now (click here)  Amazon.com FILL IN THIS FORM here for your chance to win a FREE signed copy of this book (Draw Date November 18,2018 11:11 AM) I will pay to have this shipped to the …

New Journal

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So excited about my new Journal that was published this week. Writing in the Now journal book just a few minutes a day will strengthen your mind, open your heart and help you expand as you record your ideas thoughts feelings and more. Designed and illustrated by Canadian artist (me), it is a reflection of my journey to myself. To …

Turning a New Leaf

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    I am in love, (no, to be truthful, I am obsessed) with plants.  I would like you to meet my latest muse. We discovered each other  when I was visiting my daughter in Toronto. A monstera plant. Yes, I became the proud grandma of a plant.  The thing is,  I immediately fell in love. I fell in love …

Stop and Smell the Roses

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I bought a gift for myself today. I had been admiring them for three weeks and today I made the trip into the city to hold this in my hand.  This very special hand made/dried rose bead Mala necklace was made in India. Each black bead is made from fresh roses, boiled to a paste in water then hand molded and …

What’s Your Story?

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I have worked in the art world for years in various capacities; Creating a successful business, designing giftware, marketing, painting, drawing, creating/running a non-profit art society, mentoring and helping other people find their own creative spark.   Art continues to be my first love, but I have always been interested in the complexities of human nature and writing. I love …

Should I trust my Spiritual Teacher?

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Q: Should I trust my Spiritual Teacher?   A: Mistrust all, until you are convinced. Go into things with your eyes wide open. Know your boundaries. A true teacher will never humiliate you, or others, nor will they estrange you from yourself. They will be consistent and kind and constantly bring you back to the fact of your inherent perfection …

Sweet Nothingness

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There is an art to doing nothing. I do it every single day and I am getting really good at it. Every morning at 5 am.  I get up. I take my dogs outside and then the three of us retreat to my meditation room. I wake up happy just knowing that I have carved out  time  in my day …

Push your Boundaries

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Go out on a limb, push the boundaries.  This is where art begins to get really interesting. “Creativity for me, is about holding onto my deep sense of knowing and working alongside the creative consciousness. Its about dipping into my courage and pushing myself, coaxingly into a willingness to explore a little more, by dipping my toes into unknown waters …