Happy Spring!

It is spring again. The earth is like a child that knows poems by heart. —Rilke

Happy first day of spring! Although it’s still fairly chilly in DC, warmer temperatures and peak cherry blossoms are on the horizon.

s we leave the heaviness of winter’s hibernation, I like to review its lessons, highlights, and challenges. Next, I pen a spring wish list into Year of Tranquility and have 35 ideas listed below.

  1. Picnic in the park
  2. Plan a hike and meditate outdoors
  3. Dine al fresco
  4. Wear open-toed shoes
  5. Place yellow daffodils on your bedside table
  6. Spring clean your closets, pantry, and beauty products
  7. Take in the many blooming trees, especially DC’s cherry blossoms
  8. Repot any overgrown plants
  9. Visit an animal sanctuary (Join us on June 8)
  10. Plant impatiens and sweet potato vine in your garden
  11. Pick up succulent fruit at the farmers’ market
  12. Go berry picking
  13. Join us for the TDJ Soirée: A Tranquility Masterclass experience
  14. Visit a winery and sip into the afternoon
  15. Snap photos of blooming trees and flowers
  16. Savor the sunshine on your skin (hello, vitamin D)
  17. Add pops of colorful tulips to your desk
  18. Go camping
  19. Cultivate a garden (windowsills count)
  20. Go on an evening walk tonight and notice the full moon
  21. Line dry your clothes
  22. Hit the beach before the crowds arrive
  23. Plan a spring break trip
  24. Ride a bike
  25. Visit a botanical garden
  26. Create a capsule wardrobe
  27. Set out a bird feeder
  28. Grow fresh mint for your tea
  29. Pack up your heavy winter gear
  30. Practice yoga outside
  31. Host a mini cocktail party
  32. Fill out the Seasonal Life Review in your copy of Year of Tranquility
  33. Take a digital detox for a day or even a weekend
  34. Sign up for a class that pushes your comfort zone—dance, art, yoga, writing
  35. Tune in on Sunday for TDJ Live

What are your favorite spring activities? May your transition into spring be nourishing. Bisous. x


  1. Jocelyn says:

    I will write my, or begin my manifesto today, I’ve put it 9ff too LONG! Then stretch my m8nd and myself to do something out of my comfort zone. 5hank you so much for the inspirations you bring daily.

    • Kimberly Wilson says:

      Thank YOU, Jocelyn. I LOVE your intentions. Good luck with the manifesto and comfort zone stretching. You got this! x

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