Beata Rydeen

It Takes a Village

   Helping Hands Our human lives are filled with challenges, never-ending transitions similar to seasonal shifts.   We may think that we are strong and can handle the challenges all alone.  Our 2 1/2...
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Raindrops Keep Falling on My Head

Rain is falling.  Spring is stalling!  Here in Minnesota, we had been enjoying some absolutely fantastic Spring weather.  Warm breezes and sunny skies were setting all sorts of records.  We were spoiled, thinking we...
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Love Is In The Air!

  For the past few days I have been listening to nature's transition to spring come alive once again!  The cardinals in our yard have been singing their little hearts out,...
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Sunshine on My Shoulder Makes Me Happy!

Today is the Vernal Equinox, also known as Ostara!  It's one of only two days in the year when we have equal times of light and darkness.  Today we celebrate the coming...
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I have found that there is a song for nearly every occasion or event in our lives.  My inspiration this month comes from a Paul McCartney song, "Hello Goodbye ."  ...
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Embrace the Darkness

Here in Minnesota in the land of 10,000 frozen lakes, we love to whine about our long, dark winter, and our deep dark frozen landscape.  Why do we seem to detest this...
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Transitions and The Cycle of Renewal ™

If you are buying or selling a home, you are or soon will be in the midst of a major life transition.  We all cope differently with life transitions and...
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Too Much Stuff

"I try not to collect too much because having stufftakes more time than you think. But then again sometimes it's good to stay busy."  ~ Brian Andreas For some reason,...
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