Legin Knits: The man behind the brand

Where does the story begin, what motivated you to start Legin Knits?
It all started with the idea to learn how to crochet so I could make hats to cover my dreadlocks. After making lots of hats for myself, family …

September 25, 2015
Wise words on grief and death.

Wise Words on Grief and Death.

I came across these words on Facebook and they have stayed with me and left a lasting imprint, so I decided to share them with you here.  If you’ve ever lost a friend, family member or loved one, I’m sure …

August 11, 2015

Foodie Friday: Blueberry Scones

I love to bake and I’m always looking for delicious options to add to my foodie repertoire.  Recently I came across this yummy blueberry scone recipe from Smitten Kitchen; that has become a staple in our home.  When I …

July 31, 2015

Inspired By: Kate Easterbrook MUA

My goal with this blog is to feature as many people as possible who are living their passion and doing so locally.

I met Kate when I was running Beautiful Images Photography, we worked together on quite a few projects …

July 22, 2015


Understanding the importance of gratitude came in the most unlikely of places. My first introduction to a daily gratitude practice happened when a friend sent me a gratitude challenge invitation on Facebook.  For 10 days I had to record 5 …

June 24, 2015

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The Elephant and the Rope.

As a man was passing the elephants, he suddenly stopped, confused by the fact that these huge creatures were being held by only a small rope tied to their front leg. No chains, no cages. It was obvious that the …

November 9, 2015

Suicide Letter

These words have been inside of me longing to be released into the wind for almost five years.  This piece is my attempt to understand a disease that took the life of someone I was close to and an attempt …

November 5, 2015
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Oprah Lifeclass: What do you believe?

You become what you believe.

I apologize for the quality of today’s video however, the words are much more important than the video.  If you watch only one Oprah Life Class, this is the one to watch.  If you’ve ever …

November 2, 2015

Mandalas and Meditation

I first encountered Mandalas in henna but had no idea of their spiritual significance.  Recently, I encountered some beautiful Mandala drawings on Instagram, and delved a little further into the history of these intricate drawings.

”The word Mandala (pronunciation mon-

October 27, 2015
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Rumi: Motivation Monday

Inspiring words from Rumi


”I have lived on the lip
of insanity, wanting to know reasons,
knocking on a door.

It opens.
I’ve been knocking from the inside.”


Often we look to sources outside ourselves to provide our …

October 26, 2015
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