day & night

By Rachel Awes on July 6, 2010

one. playing apples to apples with my family. two. shelter. three. seeing bunnies & birds outside in the morning. four. naps. five. a love letter from a friend. six. hugs. seven. honesty. eight. flowers. nine. hair extensions. ten. harp music. eleven. the magic of dusk. twelve. sweet dreams.
(to be continued) & an embrace to all your heart lists.

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  1. S. Etole says:

    This is just the best!!!! What a fun way to depict blessings day and night.

  2. sherilee says:

    Amen, sister. Love it!

  3. wanda miller says:

    i embrace you and all you bring to our world!!! xo

  4. You are on a roll, lady! These are just flowing through you, perhaps from beyond you, with one more amazing than the last. This is simply stunning!

  5. feralcompass says:

    I love coming here. Your art is moving up on my wish list. Somehow it grounds me.

  6. you are such a lovely person thanks for all the comments you leave on my blog xx

  7. Diane says:

    Love this and your list of blessings!

  8. Faiza says:

    thirteen – sharing the beauty of blessings with blog friends all over the world.

  9. lori vliegen says:

    …..and the most precious blessing: YOU!!! xox, :))

  10. rdn says:

    Rachel, It’s impossible to decide which one is best – glad I don’t have to! I love your work, it speaks to the depth of my soul. Thank you!

  11. Cool stuff, cool sentiments!

  12. Kelly Berkey says:

    I love your list…the “hair extensions” made me giggle.

  13. Lisa says:

    I count you among my blessings as well. Thank you.

  14. imateacup says:

    A gardener of dreams you are You Are! A gardener of dreams you are!

  15. I’m treasuring your art and words. Love coming to your blog to see what the latest is.

  16. Always refreshing and original illustrations you have here to offer us…XOXOrly

  17. ELK says:

    this touched me.. thanks for your exquisite list around the clock !

  18. I love these drawings, especially the one with the blue background. The flowers look like stars showering happiness all around. Thanks for the starting off my day with this bright spot of joy.

  19. Jennifer says:

    Great list! When we have a grateful heart, blessings are all around us, waiting to be noticed!

  20. Whosyergurl says:

    embracing hugs to you.
    love, me.

  21. SheilaC says:

    This is now on my must-have list 🙂

    LOVE it!


  22. rachel awes says:

    i will then add it to my etsy shop!
    (which i can always do by request,
    if it’s not already there).
    oh how i treasure this blog community..
    heart full, rachel

  23. you and your life are a pleasure….an absolute pleasure:) Can’t stop counting….

  24. thirteen. june 10, 1989 . . .. mom

  25. Lori says:

    This is one of my favorites! You are amazing and talented and SWEET and make the most heartfelt art. I adore it.

  26. Carissa says:

    Sweet Rachel, I love your heart list! And I love your heart in my email box! Feeling so blessed day and night… YOU are such a blessing in my life!

    Sending baskets of love to you soul sister. I’m inspired to make my own heart list!


  27. elizabeth says:

    This one makes my heart smile. I hope I never have to pick a favorite of your prints – I think the deciding would make my head hurt. 🙂

  28. Aaaaaaaahhhh!!! I love this one! Their poses and the flowers are fantastic!

    Hahahahahahaha, hair extensions.

    Have a rockin great summer!

  29. Kathianne says:

    Oh Rachel.
    You bring such joy into the world.
    And your comments on my blog!
    They lift my spirits.
    Next time I’m out in Minnesota,
    I have to find you and give you a hug.

  30. That’s a fabulous list!!! I giggled when harp music promptly followed hair extensions. Ha! Hugs to you from Iowa!

  31. kendalee says:

    blessings indeed! and doesn’t the act of counting them make them feel even richer and sweeter somehow? it does for me.

    i love this drawing, Rachel – so, so sweet.

  32. i have to say, i am SO inspired by the night! all of that blue and those amazing flowers scattered like stars! these two look so perfect together!


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