What is it that all of my topics and blogs and programs have in common? The SELF. The words has been ravaged over time and people often mistake focus on the self as a negative, selfish activity. I understand, and it can certainly go too far as in the case of Narcissus, who fell in
What is it that we do to make decisions? What is that internal process? And what are the external influences? We need to know and understand the answers to these questions because if we do not, our life is bound to be significantly less intentional than we want for it to be. Whenever we experience
…Just a moment please…. How often do you take time to completely release yourself to simply enjoy a moment? Do it here and now.
The topic of mothering is central for every human on the planet. It is an experience we all share in that we are born to a woman who is known to be our mother but the quality of that relationship is as varied as there are number of people. The holiday marked as Mother’s
I remember what was happening in my life 4 years ago. Maybe you are in finding yourself in the midst of something right now that is similar – it is something that is deeply emotional because it means a lot and it feels bigger than you and bigger than anything you have ever had to
As a little girl growing up in Chicago, I have loved the water for as long as I can recall. Lake Michigan has just simply been a daily part of my life. It is cold and clear and has provided a lifetime of meals by way of perch and smelt and now salmon. It has
My mother used to get sad during the first part of January, each and every year. She told me it was because she missed her mother; her mother died in the beginning of January. My mother was only a tiny little 11 -year-old child when she lost her mother. And when she lost her mother,
It is winter. I happen to love this season and have no doubt that my Chicago upbringing with two very hardy parents and a lineage of generations that is from Poland and Sweden set things into motion for me to adore the cold, ice, and snow. It’s fun! Winter also has the best holidays, the