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Sunday, April 26, 2009

Sometimes we can become so commercialized that we lose the true essence of who we are.

Celestial Seasonings always had very sweet illustrations on their tea boxes. They also had poems on the back and sides of the box.

Truthfully, I like the tea, but I really bought their tea for the poems and illustrations. The boxes were quaint and humble and they made me want to purchase them.

Sometimes we get to the point of where we think we need to change our "packaging".
We think we need to be more like someone other than us.. When really our appeal are those quirky and quaint things about us.

Most people don't want commercialization they want realness.

They want authenticity... I know I do.

Be real.

Be who you really are. Flaws and all.

Like yourself for you and others will too.

xoxo Nita

5 comments:

Donna said...

(((((((((HUG)))))))))

Patti said...

Strange, This singer looks like you.
You are beautiful Nita, with or without make up. You are beautiful inside and I am so happy to hear you say you like yourself.

This piece of material is amazing! What a collage that is huh?

VERY EXCEPTIONAL CREATIVITY!
Hugs
Patti

A bird in the hand said...

You look beautiful just the way you are. I hope this week will be easier for you, with no house problems...
Colette xxoo

Barb said...

Nita,
I just came over from Dawn's.
Glad i found you as i can relate to so much of what you write.
The top post today especially.

Thank you for your honesty and openness.
A hard thing to do in a critical world. Not all understand where we are coming from.

Blessings, and continued health as we process through life's journey.

Blessings,
Barbara Jean

A bird in the hand said...

We are given the tools. It's up to us to use them. Which is why I firmly believe that God helps those who help themselves.

And you surely do!
xoxoxo

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