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08/16/2013 10:14 am ET | Updated Oct 15, 2013

My 14 Days of Summer, A Meditation

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It's no secret that summer is my favorite season. I was on vacation and so much enjoying the clear ocean water and the Rosa rugosa, as well as my children's awe at the Rosa rugosa "hips"--"Mom, what are those things?"--when this idea for a series of blogs came to me. Not just a celebration of summer, but a meditation on it as well. I've been trying to meditate much more and am getting more in touch with my mystical nature. So we're going to publish a photo and "meditation" from me for 14 straight days (even on Saturdays and Sundays!). It will be like a two-week summer vacation. You can revisit it anytime you want to feel the warmth and pleasure of summer.

Make sure to come back this Sunday when I start!

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