I have accepted this into my life and let me tell you, it’s transformative. It helps keep a smile on my face and focus on my priorities and my people. This is not about ignoring injustice or letting people treat you poorly. It is about letting go of the little stuff.
Remember, even on the craziest of days, a little shift in perspective can make all of the difference.
It’s been 46 days since I’ve run. Forty-six days ago I hurt myself while training for a half marathon. I was devastated. I… Read more “Searching for Peace Amidst Despair”
I’m really good at losing weight. I’ve done it hundreds of times, including that time I lost nearly 70lbs before my wedding! And, yet, I’ve never been… Read more “Gaining Peace with My Weight Loss Journey”
Two years ago this November, my child came to me and said that she was a girl. No big deal. Except that she had been identified by… Read more “a rose by any other name….”
Peace. Calm. Quiet. Stillness. Tranquility. Harmony. None of these words apply to me lately. It’s been more like: Noise. Chaos. Disturbance. Dare I say, hullabaloo. I love… Read more “Searching for Peace”
Hey, everyone loves their family. Of course they do. Spending time with my own family after a long day at work is the best. Knowing that the… Read more “Hiding Places”
You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty. Mahatma… Read more “Parents: Arm yourselves – with the power of hope”
I believe that all our happiness comes from within. I believe that we are the only ones that can create or destroy our happiness. It all comes… Read more “Finding Lasting Happiness – A Work in Progress”
“You cannot tell me you’re bored!” Encouraging True “Free Play” A few weeks back, I wrote about the importance of true free play…play that is completely child-driven… Read more “Wisdom Wednesday”