When “Hell Yes!” Isn’t Enough

A friend posted this fantastic article this week called, “How I knew when saying yes was hurting my productivity and worse.” As I read it, I was struck by two things: this sounds easy and it’s really not that easy. And before I take a contrary stand to some of the article’s message, it’s really […]

Paying Attention to Your Body’s Response to Conflict

We had a delightful family visit over several days this past weekend. On Sunday afternoon, as we enjoyed the rare sunshine and warmth of spring, we found ourselves discussing family history. We talked that no matter how mature we are, there’s long-term responses to expected family reactions. The same is true for many of us […]

Thanks For The Thankless Work You Do

This has been a crazy week. Amongst the usual chaos of life, we’ve had a new element added this week at school, a soft lockdown. What does that mean and why is it happening is one thing, but the reality of it is another. What is a soft lockdown and why is our school under […]

Which Reality Do You Live In?

My husband and I have been watching this highly intense drama on Amazon Prime called The Man in the High Castle. It’s a show with alternate realities, the main one being the Nazis won WWII, and America is under Nazi and Japanese rule. It’s actually messing with my sub-conscious and creating a crazy dream world […]