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ABOUT CRAFTING GRATITUDE
In CRAFTING GRATITUDE, Rev. Maggie Oman Shannon believes that crafting for us and those we love can be used as a meditative practice to appreciate the incredible, overflowing richness of life. Each meditative craft, from novice to expert, is infused with stories like:
- How Gratitude Bundles can represent prosperity and physical health
- Spirit Houses from Southeast Asia can be a symbol of a happy home
- A Values Bracelet can help you reinforce your best professional traits
- Flower Mandalas can be an affirmation of nature, etc.
With other crafts involving aromatherapy, journaling, dream catchers, and a variety of household items, anyone can invigorate their own lives with Crafting Gratitude for family, health, prosperity, the Divine, and much more. Accompanied by a carefully curated list of recommended reading, helpful websites, and how-to guides, these forty practices will resonate with and prompt you to begin, or continue, exploring gratitude.
REV. MAGGIE OMAN SHANNON is an ordained interfaith and Unity minister, spiritual director, workshop and retreat facilitator, and lifelong crafter whose passion is exploring the relationship between creativity and spirituality. A former magazine editor and creativity coach, she is the author of six previous books, including Prayers for Healing. Oman Shannon lives in San Francisco with her husband and teenage daughter (who also loves to craft). She currently serves as Senior Minister of Unity Spiritual Center of San Francisco.
An Excerpt from Crafting Gratitude
“We human beings are continuously looking for ways to ease or avoid the painful parts of life. We are also created to create. So many of us waited and waited for the permission or the credentials to call ourselves creative when in fact we are each born creative. Not only is our creativity meant to be a great joy to us through all the days of our life, our creativity also is a part of our thriving survival. All of us are creative in our own ways and it is my firm belief that our creativity is also our best, most personalized medicine for what ails our individual hearts. Fortunately, our creativity is also very often the best medicine for what ails the hearts of others. What is life for if not to ease each other’s burdens, to see the awe and wonder of life and to find our own way on our own creative paths?
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I would like to have BE A GOOD IN THE WORLD: 365 DAYS OF GOOD DEEDS, INSPIRED IDEAS AND ACTS OF KINDNESS
BY BRENDA KNIGHT.
I would love to read Happy Foods. I love to educate myself on things to better life!
Word Catcher sounds like an interesting book to read.
My wife would absolutely love to read the cool Crafting Calm book for an interesting time.
A fascinating and amazing a Crafting Calm:
book, my wife would definitely want to have for a nice time.
The cool Happy Foods: Over 100 Mood-Boosting Recipes woukd be fun to read.
A fascinating Wordcatcher: An Odyssey into the World of Weird and Wonderful Words would be amazing to read.