3 Things We Can Learn From Other People

  Many of us seekers know this... I have also heard Dr. Christiane Northrup say, "If you spot it, you got it." We want to lead happy lives, we want to feel connected, we want to make the most of our time here... No regrets... This is a theme that swirls us now, and always …

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My prayer for you today

I surrender to you, oh Lord. The more I learn and grow, I feel growing pressure to hold on... to keep. To put all my eggs in my own basket... ...and rely on my own strength and understanding. The feeling of angst... of helplessness... is an indication I am relying on my own power. The …

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Prayers for my daughter

My daughter is growing up. And I am thrilled about it. She is moving through these experiences and I am fumbling alongside her... sometimes ahead of her, sometimes behind her. We know how important we are to our daughters. We know they learn about life through us. And yet, we must surrender this importance and recognize …

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Why is it so hard to ask for help?

Somewhere along the way, we ended up doing everything ourselves. Sprinkle in our perfectionism and control tendencies...and we find ourselves literally unable to ask for help. For many of us, we grip to our independence with vigor. Why can't we ask for help? We have gotten so used to doing it all single-handedly, that it …

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Peace be with you + why we ask for too little

"When Jesus came back from the dead, and appeared to the Disciples... he could have been angry with them. On the day of his death, they ran away....afraid. They abandoned him. Do you know what he said to them, when he returned? "Peace." And it was so important, he said it again. "Peace be with …

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Self Care Can Transform Relationships

Being a parent is not easy. No one tells you how hard it is. Especially now. ...at this time. No one tells you the transformation you will under go at the hands of your creations. ...Amidst the chaos, there is a slow, light-weight energy... ... the eye of the storm... ... the feathery fluff... ... when …

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