Aimée Cartier—– *author *psychic *mom *wife *speaker *dabbler in comedy

FLOURISH BLOG: Providing tools and (true) stories for creating an inspired, intuitive life.

I’ve moved! It’s important. Read this.

I’ve moved! Just web addresses. If you’d like to follow me, or you would like to read more of what you find in this space, you can now do so … Continue reading

March 23, 2015 · Leave a comment

Halloween on a country island- it’s the best.

Halloween is the biggest holiday and my favorite on our little island.  I love how the whole island turns out uptown for trick-or-treating.  Young and old are costumed up.  The … Continue reading

October 31, 2014 · Leave a comment

It’s a ferry life.

It’s a ferry life we live.  The only way on or off our island is by boat.  You drive your car right on it, (or walk on) cross the Puget … Continue reading

October 17, 2014 · Leave a comment

“Help out” at the grocery store? Not an old-fashioned dream on our island.

At our grocery store, they provide you “help out.”  It’s heavenly.  Especially when you’re lugging two kiddos with you.  Presto, someone pushes your cart (with your kids and your groceries … Continue reading

October 3, 2014 · 2 Comments

Feel the forest love

This is where I live. Okay, I don’t live in this forest– but kind of.  The island that I live in is covered with these sorts of things.  Homes are … Continue reading

September 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

Stationary bikes on a beach: get your morning exercise here!

Our island is famous for a bike in a tree.  There is even a Bed and Breakfast under that name– and I believe it’s run by the family whose bike … Continue reading

September 9, 2014 · Leave a comment

Check out this delightful slice of farmette cuteness

Isn’t this just the cutest, most picturesque farmette!?  At least that’s what I call it.  I don’t know what the people who own it call it.  But situated next to … Continue reading

August 20, 2014 · 4 Comments

Naked grilling… for real.

This is probably TMI but my weird and brave husband has been known to grill in the buff.  We have a very private backyard, and an outdoor bath and shower– … Continue reading

July 11, 2014 · 11 Comments

Why do you have a school bus in your yard?

How many people do you know who have a school bus in their yard?  Well you know me.  And we have had one, for a long time.  Isn’t that weird?! … Continue reading

June 16, 2014 · 2 Comments

Experience a feast of whimsy at the bottom of a swamp

It’s a special place where I live.  An island of artists, farmers, and people who, boldly do whatever it is they do– with aplomb.  I could do a whole series just … Continue reading

June 13, 2014 · Leave a comment