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Challenge Your Love

We are living in a world with a great divide.  Obviously, this is something that is not new, but it is certainly in the limelight currently with the potential to encourage genuine change, not only in America but in the world.  Where…

Your Own Personal Pandemic

There seems to be a great deal of focus on what we are each accomplishing during this pandemic. That somehow, if you don’t clean the spare bedroom out, finish a novel, up your exercise routine, or discover a hidden talent then you’re……

New Discoveries

In the midst of the pandemic, where few things are normal, I believe we’ve all been offered an alternate perspective from which to view our lives. Being quarantined, our worlds become much smaller, and our habits much more evident. Perhaps…

A New Decade

The new decade has begun and when asked what my new year’s resolutions were, I must admit, that part of me that wanted to be all to everyone dreamed of a life with no missteps. Each word falling from my lips like a sacred humanitarian, my…

Question Yourself

I imagine I’m not the only one who has read self-help articles over the years that encourage us to stop questioning our selves?  Typically, these articles are referring to those self-doubt quips that rise up within us and cause us to minimize…

What's Your Addiction?

I recently completed a course in addiction counseling.  One of our assignments was to abstain from an addiction for five-weeks.  Now, you might be saying, not everyone has a substance use addiction (drugs, alcohol, or caffeine), and this is…

Who Do You Love?

Who do you love?  It seems a pretty straight forward question, right?  Perhaps you responded with the name of an individual, or those of your children, or a pet?  Did anyone respond, “Me!”?  Because here’s what I’ve been noticing…

Clean Slate

Happy New Year!  On this second day of the year, as we embrace what feels like the ultimate clean slate, remind me again what your resolutions were for this past year? Perhaps you wrote them down somewhere?  Maybe they’re taped to your…

Life Stacking

Perhaps you’ve seen those incredible rock formations that seem unbelievably balanced in the most peculiar and beautiful stacks and shapes? As you stare upon them it seems a gentle wind could topple them, but yet they remain. I began to wonder…

A Unique View

I recently had a medical appointment with my renowned retina specialist whose focus is rare retinal diseases.  I knew I had a few changes in my vision, but, as my tests started to reveal some significant degeneration, I began to realize the…