Acceptance Balance and Harmony

To be without some of the things you want is an indispensable part of happiness.

– Bertrand Russell

serious girl in protective mask holding plush toy in mask and showing palm against steps
Photo by Gustavo Fring on

Not having to be just happy or just sad—in the nature of being able to be both broken and whole, at the same time.

– C. JoyBell C.



Things to stock in case of Quarantine


Awareness is the key to all forms of crisis.

FOOD  – At least two-week supply

  • Canned foods (Soups, Beans Vegetables)
  • Grains, Pastas, Rice
  • Dehydrated foods + Frozen
  • Snacks (crackers, nuts)
  • chocolate + sweet cravings
  • Bread (buy and Freeze)

DRINKS  – At least two-week supply

  • Water + other drinks as necessary


  • Antibacterial soap/ Hand Sanitizer
  • Toilet paper/ Tissues/ Disinfecting wipes
  • Feminine care products
  • Laundry detergent / Dish soap/bleach products.
  • latex gloves


  • Over the counter (pain relievers, cough suppressants, antihistamines)
  • First Aid Kit
  • Face masks
  • Batteries

A good laugh and a long sleep are the best cures in the doctor’s book.   – Irish Proverb

Keep Safe dear Friends and Family.


Harmony in Imperfect and Natural

If you look closely at a tree you’ll notice it’s knots and dead branches, just like our bodies.

What we learn is that beauty and imperfection go together wonderfully.

– Matthew Fox

Wabi Sabi is a way of seeing the world that is at the heart of Japanese culture. It finds beauty and harmony in what is simple, imperfect, natural, modest, and mysterious. – Mark Reibstein, Wabi Sabi To banish imperfection is to destroy expression, to check exertion, to paralyze vitality. – John Ruskin, The Stones of […]

via A Way of Seeing the World — Steve McCurry’s Blog