your courage is for all of us

your courage is for all of us

“One of the things that has been inspiring to me is to realize that I am not alone in this process…I realize that I’m tied as if by invisible strings to billions of people, and that somehow my gesture of courage or bravery is also helping them. I also always...

creating a contented life

I started snapping at my husband. Again. A few years ago, any time that I was stressed out, it was inevitable that I’d snap at him. I’d nit-pick. I’d nag. My voice would take on an edge that was both unattractive and demoralizing to the relationship. My husband is a...
the truth about becoming “fearless”

the truth about becoming “fearless”

In the Land of Internet, life coaches claiming that they know the secret to “kicking fear’s ass” and ” becoming fearless ” and “fearless living” or “living fearlessly” or “living life without fear” (the iterations are...
applying core desired feelings to parenthood

applying core desired feelings to parenthood

Freedom. It’s not only one of my deepest personal values, it’s also one of my Core Desired Feelings (CDFs). As someone who finds it deeply, deeply important to walk her talk, the question of how I would live out my truest values and deepest desires as I walked through...