About Second Spring

The Secret to Celebrating Life at Any (St)age.

February 7, 2024

By Janice Stanley / February 7, 2024

FOREST DISPENSARY For an escape with no good reason Heed the call, whatever season, Into your local thick of woods Just leave behind your list of “shoulds”. Watch your step o’er roots and rocks, The thorny vines that grab your socks, As down an unmarked trail you go To where the small stream waters flow.…

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February 6, 2024

By Janice Stanley / February 6, 2024

These are the kind of winter blues I love! My morning walk helped to clear away the cobwebs that have been gathering in the corners of my mind, giving a fresh start to the week. Happy Tuesday!

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February 5, 2024

By Janice Stanley / February 5, 2024

Still seeing my shadow and smiling!

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February 4, 2024

By Janice Stanley / February 4, 2024

Truth, like water, is unrelenting. Wave after wave, it won’t be ignored. It won’t be held back forever. Given enough time, it will overcome. Trust in that.

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February 3, 2024

By Janice Stanley / February 3, 2024
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February 2, 2024

By Janice Stanley / February 2, 2024

This groundhog emerged from her cave yesterday and definitely saw her shadow, giving her at least 6 more weeks of joy!

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January 28, 2024

By Janice Stanley / January 28, 2024

This, too, shall pass.

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January 27, 2024

By Janice Stanley / January 27, 2024

Out of the fog

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January 25, 2024

By Janice Stanley / January 25, 2024

The Crooked River called to me today, with ghost memories and spring promises; an ease in the freeze. In the gloom was a gift of hope. A reminder that this valley is holding space for us right now. A little while longer and it will be filled with Life. A season of abundance is coming.…

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January 21, 2024

By Janice Stanley / January 21, 2024

Frozen Concoction

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