Heart’s Desires: Are They promises or Pipe Dreams?

Heart’s Desires: Are They promises or Pipe Dreams?

Before I was in love You gave me dreams of love Before I had a child You sent a fluttering to my womb Already nostalgic For things yet to come. When I was 9 years old I dreamt that I was in love. It was a feeling dream mostly. I sat on someone’s lap I’d […]

How to Deal With People Who Annoy You

How to Deal With People Who Annoy You

 In the height of my anxiety, my mom gave me a book that changed my life. I don’t remember the title but I remember the concept: Emotional Trainers. The people that are most difficult to be around are emotionally training us, strengthening us, developing us into the women and men we want to be one […]

Speak Your Truth

Speak Your Truth

Did you watch the 2018 Golden Globes!? Since I am inspired by the women and men who used their platform, I’ve postponed my scheduled blog to emphasize Ophra Winfrey’s challenge: Speak your truth. 1. What truth are you being called to share this week? 2. What is the risk in sharing? 3. What is the […]

How to Celebrate the Winter Solstice

How to Celebrate the Winter Solstice

Tomorrow is the shortest day of the year! December 21st at exactly 8:28am PST winter officially begins. The cool aspect of winter is that the Earth actually tips back toward the sun and the days get longer and lighter. Since winter symbolizes a time when seeds rest beneath the soil collecting nutrients for Spring, it’s nice time to […]

Overcome the Fear of Making Decisions

Overcome the Fear of Making Decisions

Decidophobia. Yep, there’s a word for it. Remember when your teacher would call on you and you would freeze? Having the answer felt like a life or death situation. You didn’t trust yourself to say the right answer. It’s crazy that we can be years out of school and still operate like there is a […]