Real Reasons

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†Maybe you’re familiar with the phrase/have seen the bumper sticker about everything already being in Divine Order?¬† It can be a challenging concept for some. ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†Like, why if this is correct, do we still have suffering?¬† If this is how it’s all supposed […]

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Markers and Moments

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†When a birthday or anniversary nears, we can’t help but be brought back to that place, that feeling, that spot on our journey.¬† It’s been this way for me recently. ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†The advancement of days, the march of time, the approach of a new […]

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Rising Tide

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†My relationship with food had been complicated for as far back as I can recall.¬† When I was fast approaching 50, I believed this was a unique situation.¬† Turns out, not so much. ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†Our culture has raised generation after generation of fucked up […]

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Kindred

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†Yesterday I spent a significant amount of my day with an 8-year-old. She is not related to me by genetics, but her parents and siblings have become like family. ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†Again the Universe is telling us it’s time to revisit the conversation around that […]

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Gratitude Attitude Return

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†We are encouraged, through uncountable religious, belief systems, and spiritual paths, to Be In The Moment. ¬†To sit in a state of grace. ¬†To appreciate our small gifts. ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†And truthfully? ¬†They’re right. ¬†We absolutely should. ¬†We absolutely need to count our blessings and […]

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