Comfort & Joy

Finding Comfort & Joy

Circles

By Colette Lafia /

There was a period of time in which I kept painting circles. Large black circles, small red circles, yellow circles intersecting with blue circles. I didn’t have any particular meaning attached to them. It was simply comforting to paint circles. I liked the way my shoulder, arm, and wrist rolled…

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Imagine a thread connecting every human being.

By Colette Lafia / Comments Off on Imagine a thread connecting every human being.

Imagine a thread connecting every human being. Connecting yourself to the web of life can provide comfort. We are not in each other’s way, but we are the way for each other. We are the sources of comfort for one another. Colette offers a multitude of inspiration for welcoming more…

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Find easy ways to create more comfort in your home.

By Colette Lafia / Comments Off on Find easy ways to create more comfort in your home.

Find easy ways to create more comfort in your home. A comfortable home benefits everyone who lives there and everyone who visits. Get new throw pillows for the sofa, put fresh flowers in a vase on the dining table, make Sunday morning breakfast, or clear out the linen closet and…

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Encourage someone to take a comfort break with you.

By Colette Lafia / Comments Off on Encourage someone to take a comfort break with you.

Encourage someone to take a comfort break with you. See a movie or an art show, walk barefoot in the sand, or enjoy your garden. For more inspiration to find comfort and joy in everyday moments, sign up for Colette’s upcoming Living Comfort, Living Joy online retreat. This 11-Day Online…

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Slow down for five minutes and be present.

By Colette Lafia / Comments Off on Slow down for five minutes and be present.

Slow down for five minutes and be present. Today, when you ask someone, “How are you?” take the time to really listen. Listening to another person is a true gift of comfort in our busy world. For more Tips for Finding Everyday Comfort & Joy sign up for Colette’s upcoming…

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The Sacredness of Self Care

By Colette Lafia / Comments Off on The Sacredness of Self Care

Wednesday Wisdom: Self Care is Sacred. It is a new year, and I am finding it hard to step into it because with each step I am letting go more, as I mourn the loss of my mother, and the loss of having a mother. So what happens, when despite our…

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