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longing, engagement, rejection, fall. When I read this book I thought it so depressing, I struggled to keep going and finish it. Now I’m caught up in my own version…

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Always something beautiful to find. Keep looking xx

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The great thing in this world is not so much where we stand as in what direction we are moving. – Oliver Wendell Holmes

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Getting together making plans. looking forward to Christmas with my best friends and have you discovered rhubarb and ginger gin !!

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Believe in yourself and don’t give up on others. ( of course if they’re real idiots! you should give up on them. Oops sorry I’m getting more cynical the 2nd time round ) I’ve just reduced some of my little heart books while stock lasts. I have New plans for next year so grab these…

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Feel the love. When you just need some pink in your life, and maybe a little purple xx

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If you have good thoughts they will shine out of you like sunbeams and you will always look lovely – Roald Dahl.    

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fences, hoops, hurdles, bridges & mountains… deal with them, break it down.

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sparkling light on shimmering sea, it’s time to dive in. I spent a few days in Cornwall with my friend, here’s another heart inspired by what was in front of me… a shimmering sea  

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Things aren’t always easy but there’s always something beautiful to find. – unknown. This was a little tree I found on the Cornish coast. I loved how it was life succeeding from such a barren rocky surface, nature inspiring me again xx

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Peace is not merely a distant goal we seek, but a means by which we arrive at that goal. – Martin Luther King Jr

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Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life. – Pablo Picasso. Finding beauty around you, searching the little things out that make you happy, being grateful for what you have all help to keep your soul refreshed.

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All you need is love and a little chocolate. So this is when it get’s slightly weird with putting my hearts back up, as this was originally an Easter heart. But I think it’s quite sweet reminding us of different times of the year and the messages are always meaningful  xx

54th heart

infusion – connection, when you melt into each other and become part of each other.

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the secret is in the dancing… the secret is still in the dancing xx

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It’s a new dawn, it’s a new day. I’m just home late from a Tango class, it’s a cold clear night, the sky is amazing, so full of bright stars.

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Does anyone listen to anyone else ? think about it !

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Hope – I was very pleased with this image when I first painted it, and looking at it again now I still love it. It’s about moving forwards, yes things go wrong, you fail, get disappointed, but never give up believing. You’ll get through ! xx

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sail away, sail away. Dark hearts, when these first appeared 5 years ago I remember getting messages to say “thank god you’re not happy all the time.’ which makes everyone laugh when I tell them. No I’m not happy all the time, is anyone? but I always look for lovely things to inspire me xx

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The same fence that shuts others out shuts you in – Bill Copeland. Remember this! Be brave live life xx