Addicted to Love

As I scroll through my social media sites over my oatmeal each morning, it is always interesting to see individual beliefs hard at work.  Truth be told, I find social media often a very dull platform; as I believe it often only highlights the…

Open the Container of Love

How do you express your love for your partner?  Are you proud of the ways in which you engage when things are both joyous and difficult?  Is there a part of you that knows you could do things more loving or more thoughtfully?  How do you…

The Cost of Empathy

In my pursuit of my Master’s degree, I have begun to take the small personal steps of researching known authors in the field of Marriage, Couples, and Family Counseling/Therapy until my undergraduate bridge program courses begin.  Recently,…

Pull Back the Lens

So my mind continues to reflect on the Christmas Eve service I attended just a couple weeks back.  Following the service I was talking with a friend regarding the sermon.  My friend mentioned it was difficult to take in the sermon, as they…

Timeline Treasure

Alright, let’s get practical!  You have goals for 2018 and now it’s about how do you accomplish them.  It seems the easy part is fantasizing about how your life will look when your goal is reached.  The kind of impact the change will…