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Marghanita Hughes's Blog Posts Tagged 'joy' (3)

We are of the Earth

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I was writing notes for my speech for the Nature Education Conference in New Zealand and it sparked a visual idea that I had to draw. It seeded the theme of what will ultimately become the main thread of my talk.

We are of the Earth.…

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Added by Marghanita Hughes on October 14, 2013 at 8:35am — No Comments

What Is More Important?

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It’s the second week of our Spring Break. Even though the kids are on holiday, like so many mums, I still have to juggle work – illustrations to be completed, orders to be dispatched, a laundry pile to be tackled, emails to be sent and phone calls to be made.

As I sat in front of my computer replying to emails, Sam appeared, his face beaming with excitement. “Check out this squirrel mum, it came right up to me while I was on the deck”.

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Added by Marghanita Hughes on March 30, 2011 at 10:46am — 2 Comments

Time Shared In Nature Gives Joy To All

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My heart is filled with joy as I watch my teenage daughter at one with nature. It is so natural, so pure.

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Like most girls her age, she is discovering being a teenager can be stressful.

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Time in nature allows her to reconnect with what is real, what is true.

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Sharing that time with her is precious.

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Our time spent together in nature not only calms us but brings us closer…

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Added by Marghanita Hughes on March 7, 2011 at 10:30pm — 4 Comments

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