The gifted heart pleads the words of Jewel, with every beat; "Please be gentle with me, I'm sensitive, and I'd like to stay that way."Sensitive has been a word used negatively with me. When I have expressed my feelings most people would tell me, "Oh, you're being too sensitive." Or "Don't be so sensitive." I've … Continue reading Embrace your Sensitive heart
Can I tell you a secret? I don’t like setting goals. I usually get so distracted by other things, I get overwhelmed and well just give up. I stopped setting goals and instead started focusing on a theme or word for the year. This year Believe kept coming to mind over and over again so … Continue reading New beginnings…Believe…Kindness…Connection…LOVE
Our family has a lot to be joyful about this time if year. In addition to the holiday going ons, we celebrate our youngest son's birthday and our anniversary. This year my hubby is taking a huge test, there is a lot riding on this test for him professionally. Stress is high, which in a … Continue reading Joy observed
First off, I forgot to write and post this blog yesterday, ooops! I am grateful I remembered. Since gratitude is the topic this month, I would like to talk about gratitude journaling. I have been journaling in this manner off and on over the years, if I’m honest mostly off. I was getting caught up … Continue reading Gratitude
Having lived with emotional intensity all of my life you would think that writing a blog post on this topic would be easy, but it’s not. You would think I would be an expert, but I’m not. I am still reeling from a conversation that happened this morning. I keep replaying the words … Continue reading Please be responsible for the energy you bring into our space.
As we start our 2012 -2013 school year here at home, I find myself reflecting on years past. I used to spend a lot of time researching curriculum and philosophies. Thanks to the help of some great authors, speakers, bloggers, and friends; this year I spent my time researching my boys. I have found that … Continue reading My back to school survival kit