• Afi. He was a Fisherman
    by Arden Jackson on November 22, 2020 at 12:57 pm

    Afi. He was a Fisherman on Lake Winnipeg. When I think of Afi, I think of catfish, cribbage, children, and Christmas. Afi was all about focusing on priorities. When he faced a pandemic, I suspect that he did what he had always done. He would listen, make decisions, and take action to care for his [...] The post Afi. He was a Fisherman appeared first on Arden Jackson.

  • In Remembrance : Letter to Einar 1918
    by Arden Jackson on November 11, 2020 at 5:58 pm

    In Remembrance: Letter to Einar 1918 is to Einar Jóhannsson Stadfeld from his brother Hallgrímur Jóhannsson (Grímur) Stadfeld. It was in Halifax, Nova Scotia on September 22, 1918 during WW1 that these young men prepared for war, trained, competed in sports (those boys from the Riverton area were fast runners), dreamt and thought about home….. [...] The post In Remembrance : Letter to Einar 1918 appeared first on Arden Jackson.

  • Healing 2020
    by Arden Jackson on November 10, 2020 at 4:32 pm

    Healing 2020: I’m thinking about the importance of a healing mindset. Because 2020. Magnificence. No Matter What. “The mind knows alone what is nearest the heart and sees where the soul is turned.” – Havamal I know my soul is turned to you. I have a desire to help make Holiday and Christmas Celebrations even [...] The post Healing 2020 appeared first on Arden Jackson.

  • Because 2020. Magnificence. No Matter What.
    by Arden Jackson on October 28, 2020 at 2:46 pm

    Because 2020. Magnificence. No Matter What. I’ve been noticing that great sunsets are happening now. And shorter days mean this year is almost done. The sun is setting on 2020. And, because 2020, more magnificence is absolutely mandatory. Since I’ve decided we’re making cake for Holidays and Christmas. (Já! Yes!) I’ve also decided to put [...] The post Because 2020. Magnificence. No Matter What. appeared first on Arden Jackson.

  • My idea of how to eat well
    by Arden Jackson on October 9, 2020 at 6:52 pm

    My idea of how to eat well……Is to decide that food creation can be exciting. As a professional designer, I transfer my passion for experiencing what I see and touch to the technical and creative assembly of something beautiful, functional and tasty in the kitchen. For everyday cooking, I shop in local grocery stores and [...] The post My idea of how to eat well appeared first on Arden Jackson.

  • Some people buy lots of shoes
    by Arden Jackson on October 9, 2020 at 6:50 pm

    Life is a bit tricky and messy right now. In this uncertain time you’ll find me where? …In the kitchen, of course. How about you? Some people buy lots of shoes. I buy fresh fruit and vegetables…… Experiencing and working with what nature provides is my passion. Striving and thriving on massive amounts of three-dimensional [...] The post Some people buy lots of shoes appeared first on Arden Jackson.

  • Embrace Your Inner Amma
    by Arden Jackson on October 8, 2020 at 12:18 pm

    Embrace Your Inner Amma….. With all the challenges we are facing it helps to remember times when you felt accepted, appreciated, and wrapped love. Why I do what I do is anchored in awareness of my Amma’s pure love and pioneer spirit. I wonder what inspired an awareness of love for you? Here’s my awakening [...] The post Embrace Your Inner Amma appeared first on Arden Jackson.

  • Something beautiful awaits!
    by Arden Jackson on October 1, 2020 at 7:23 pm

    “Something beautiful awaits.” – Hávamál Assurance that ‘something beautiful awaits’ is good news. (Odin calls it true. Right?) Sorry I’ve been out of touch for so long. I think I’ve just been waiting…. Is it here yet? Yes, maybe and no. Depends on how you look at it. Never in my life has ‘that something’ [...] The post Something beautiful awaits! appeared first on Arden Jackson.

  • Happy Mother’s Day!
    by Arden Jackson on May 10, 2020 at 2:41 pm

    Happy Mother’s Day! Let’s celebrate all the amazing women out there who are doing so many things effectively, with generosity and caring everyday in this uncommon time! What do Margréts and Vínarterta have in common? I had a remarkable experience leading an amazing group of women who came together to support a friend by making [...] The post Happy Mother’s Day! appeared first on Arden Jackson.

  • Gleðilegt sumar! Happy summer!
    by Arden Jackson on April 25, 2020 at 5:05 pm

    Gleðilegt sumar! Happy summer! You’ve survived the long hard winter once again and now it’s summer according to the Icelandic calendar. Warm days are tickets to happiness on our mothership móðir jórð (mother earth). As she moves us through this viral time reminiscent of 1876 and 1918 we are humbled and ever hopeful that we [...] The post Gleðilegt sumar! Happy summer! appeared first on Arden Jackson.