Category Archives: Inspiration

10 Things I’m Grateful For Right Now


The miracle is not to walk on water. The miracle is to walk on the green earth, dwelling deeply in the present moment and feeling truly alive.

~  Thích Nhất Hạnh

It’s been some time since I write a post like this, as time screams by ever quicker and the days and months roll into yet another year. Thankfully, there are moments like the other day when the inspiration strikes and you realize it’s been just too darned long since I really just exclaimed how grateful I am for all that I have. Continue reading


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Healing & The Power of Simple Things: A True Story


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How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.

~ Anne Frank

It’s been a little while since I posted about something other than food, which is strange to me as the truth is just this: I never set out to be a food blogger. Funny how you just never know where the path will take you after you take that first step, and I can’t imagine anything else I would rather be doing with my life right now. Continue reading


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On Travel, Family, and Photos from The Big Island, Hawaii


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Getting away is surely a luxury in this world, and one that should be thoroughly revered & enjoyed. Growing up, my family had not the means for such things as air travel, and despite this I can still recall as vividly as yesterday the many exciting road trips we took as kids, and think to how they must have saved my parents from going crazy at home with the four of us rambunctious island ragamuffins. Continue reading


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On The Practice of Good Everyday


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Recently I referenced a great book I’d read, and shared a thought or two from the pages I ate up while earnestly stepping my way to happiness at the gym. I’ve finally taken to reading books & listening to music to drown out the gym noise, and boy is it awesome! Honestly, not sure why I was needlessly suffering all these years! Continue reading


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Chasing Dreams

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Dearest IPOM readers! I mentioned a few posts back that I am a big fan of the New Year, and with it all the promise each new opportunity/moment offers us in life. There should always be time to dream, and to plan the life we want, like we (maybe) used to do when we were kids. Continue reading


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