A Work of Attitude… Appetite… & Art…

What can I serve you… Art… How can I serve you… Artfully… Are you a finger licking… sop it up… good to the last drop/morsel/crumb… waste it, no… I want it kinda person… I’ll admit, I am… It’s quite unusual for me to leave a dining table without my plate practically clean… The display of…

The Gentle Soul of A Human Being…

There are moments that exist… that we may not know about… or remember… but once we do… we can choose what significance they’ll have in our lives… Two of my greatest teachers have been my parents… my biological mom and dad… Perhaps this is true because of the time… moments… minutes… hours… days… months… years… they’ve…

Sexuality… Sensuality… The Journey of (Un)Conditional Love…

  To witness nature… including our own… as an innocent child does… with open-mindedness… with pure emotions… with innocent feelings… without words… without formal instructions… without earlier knowing(s)… with eyes open… with eyes closed… is to live wondrously… ~ Dana Rondel   Sexuality… and sensuality… may have been subjects thought to be heavy in past…

The Canvas… The Palette… and The Palate…

Un-occupied space… an empty area… holds within it… nothing… The beauty… magic… and vitality of such a space makes for us a canvas with unlimited opportunities… The unheard… unseen expression… silent tone(s) of these spaces… surfaces…  hollow forms… structures… void of added color(s)… material(s)… things, etc… is all by itself one of the most artistic…

Self-Care Is Also… Caring About What I Eat…

  My entire being smiles when… a meal not only looks good… but tastes good too… ~ Dana Rondel The Natural Food Art Café has kept me quite productive… in and out of the kitchen… The wonderful and appetizing foods, including desserts, I’ve made truly bring a smile to my face and heart… and to…

The Experimental Experiment(s)…

When considering who and what I am… I have listened to the voice within me… I have listened to voices outside of me… But the voice that knows is silent… Who and what I am… I learn… by living… living fully… gracefully… lovingly… ~ Dana Rondel Fear of the unknown… I’ve been told I feared…

First Intimate Encounter… A Lesson On Love…

As you and I dream beautiful dreams in heaven… so shall it be on earth… For those of you who are presently in a relationship… or had one you experienced a beautifully deep connection in… do you remember… the very first time… you felt so aligned with the person you knew… there’s something more with…

Food Music… Fashion & Sensations…

My mind can’t help but sing… My heart can’t help but beam… My body can’t help but dance… Upon the sight, smell, taste and feel… of good food and delicious drink… ~ Dana Rondel  A beautifully artistic meal and beverage presentation are always pleasant to my sight… A tray, plate or bowl of food… a…

I’ll Go Higher…

I see you dream catcher… Catching my dreams too… Holding them for me ‘til I’m ready for them… I’m ready now… I’m present… Not waiting for time… But telling time when it’s time… Time for me… Time for me… Dream catcher you can let my dreams… go now… Let them fly… I’ll fly with them……

The Art of Art…

I love how deeply I am able to live… when I let myself… live… Thought is part of living… a necessary part of living… Feeling is… living… Creating is… life… ~ Dana Rondel Intrigued by a magazine article and its title, I ended up writing down the first three words of the title, “The Art…

God’s Magnificent Work… The Magic of Simplicity…

Simplicity is Magical… It is like the innocence of  a child whose mind looks for nothing but sees everything…  ~Dana Rondel This week has been filled with wonder… BIG smile… My family and I took an unplanned trip down to the shore in Old Saybrook, Connecticut. I am glad we did, especially because one of…

Storage Stories and Timeless Fashion Finds…

Fashion is, plainly, a word to define a format or medium… Style is entirely You… It is how you feel… put into an expression… that happens to be tangible… ~ Dana Rondel   More adventurous forays through storage… Within the period of my family’s latest move, mom and I took the opportunity to once more sift through our…