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The Last Storm

The Last Storm

October 28, 2017

This past Monday I had the pleasure of returning home from an amazing trip to the West Coast. I spent four days on Martha Beck’s ranch — playin...

What is a self-care baseline?

What is a self-care baseline?

September 22, 2017

A couple years’ back, I took an online class that suggested we create an exercise baseline. What is that I wondered? They explained it by ask...

What if we choose naked instead?

What if we choose naked instead?

September 18, 2017

A friend called me this week and asked me what I thought about the back-to-back hurricanes. I quickly remarked that events like these reveal the tr...

Who are you?

Who are you?

September 9, 2017

What does it mean to be you? In this moment? In this lifetime? In the various roles we play? From your soul?  How do we even begin to answer this ...

Who are we competing with?

Who are we competing with?

August 18, 2017

One of my all-time favorite bridal shower gifts (one of the only ones that still resonates with me today, post-marriage) is my aunt’s gift of...

Do you ever feel done?

Do you ever feel done?

August 12, 2017

Have you ever felt the desire to collapse into a nap and let the rest of your day fall away? The desire to be finished with everything on our to-do...

Have you ever felt trapped by a 4 o'clock Friday?

Have you ever felt trapped by a 4 o'clock Friday?

July 28, 2017

When I worked in a corporate office, I loathed the Friday afternoons of summer. There I was stuck in an office– no windows, no playful advent...

Do you "if only"?

Do you "if only"?

July 22, 2017

When I was hot-smack in the middle of my divorce, I had a lot of requests for my soon-to-be ex-husband. I had an entire list of things I wanted fro...

How does a snake feel when shedding its skin?

How does a snake feel when shedding its skin?

July 15, 2017

About a week and a half ago, I was walking down one of my familiar trail paths. I am constantly surveying the taller grassier spots for snakes̵...