Hi. I’m in Norway! Heading home next week. We are in Svalbard today. Land of polar bears, midnight sun, a Global Seed Vault, and the kind of magic that can only be found at the end of the world. I will have been traveling with my parents and two teenage sons for a week now.… Continue reading When to Stop, Drop and Take a Deep Breath
This week, I’m in Norway with my kids and my mom and dad (Well, when this is posted, I will be in Norway). Now I’m sitting on my couch in Los Angeles, preparing for my trip by writing the posts for when I’m away. For me, constancy + discipline = self-love. These are aspirations, not… Continue reading Guidelines vs Rules: Practicing Mindfulness
Hello my sweetest one, Who is here today? Mmmm, quiet, underneath all you do, the one who just wants to get it right (cause then everything will be ok). A part you are long familiar with. A young and child-like part of you. A part who if you just got it right, will go away.… Continue reading Monday Love
If unconditional positive regard is the answer, what’s the question? First, let’s look at “unconditional positive regard.” When someone (say myself) engages in less than socially acceptable behavior (something that might be considered by some to be mean, and I say some, because we human beings have different views on what it is to be… Continue reading A sigh of relief, for any situation you find yourself in.
“[Humanity] has unquestionably one really effective weapon—laughter. Power, money, persuasion, supplication, persecution—these can lift at a colossal humbug—push it a little—weaken it a little, century by century, but only laughter can blow it to rags and atoms at a blast. Against the assault of laughter nothing can stand.” — Mark Twain So today, in the… Continue reading Mindfulness and Laughter
Well hello there beauty, You’re looking mighty fine today. A little sassy. It suites you. Go ahead, say what you need. Out loud. Say what you want. Your heart wants what it wants. It doesn’t need to make sense. It probably won’t make sense. Lean into your hearts desire. Even if all you can muster… Continue reading Monday Love
Good morning love, Yes, yes, yes, yes yes. Just yes. To everything. And as a bonus, how bout we don’t make up a story about not enough sleep. Even if, your sleep didn’t follow the prescribed patterns recommended for optimal existence. Whatever. Let’s just see, story free, where the day leads. And if you need,… Continue reading Monday Love