Serendipity is everywhere

I knew that a retreat would be what I needed to help me reconnect with that deeper part of myself that I wasn't able to do easily in the midst of all the busy-ness of my everyday life. What I was … [Read more...]

Retreat

Last weekend I was excited, the time had arrived for my 5-day retreat. The excitement quickly dissipated though as anxiety started creeping in. I wasn’t anxious about leaving for 5 days or of leaving … [Read more...]

Procrastination at it’s best!

Have you ever wanted to run away because you procrastinate so much? That's exactly what I want to do these days, to run away from myself. But it's not working very well, because everywhere I go... … [Read more...]

The upside down Kleenex boxes

Around our home there are lots of upside down Kleenex boxes. It seems like such a silly thing yet it describes the extent to which our son needs these boxes to look like. They aren't only upside down … [Read more...]

How did my needs get to the bottom of the to-do list?

Days, weeks, months, years and even decades go by when all of a sudden we wonder how did we get to where we are in life. When it seems that we have allowed so much to slip by with little thought. But … [Read more...]

What is this little creature trying to teach us?

A few weeks ago one afternoon I was working and weeding all of our flower gardens, when all of a sudden a garter snake surprised me by moving fast in one direction and me in the other. Ewww! I don’t … [Read more...]

Choosing to make a deeper commitment

When a person makes a choice to walk a spiritual path it requires commitment to become more conscious and continue to evolve. These past few weeks I'm in the process of taking different … [Read more...]

When the Eagle flies high!

Have you ever felt on top of the world, the kind of feeling you get when you know you are soaring high in the sky like an eagle? It’s a feeling that I’ve been familiar with lately and it feels … [Read more...]