When All Seems Bleak…

Snowfall. A world in white. Looks just like winter—but somehow it FEELS like spring. The robins agree: they are back, singing their hearts out in the snow. Just as in spring the weather will...

The Big “G”

Sometimes when we have a vision, we just want to get there.  We can't wait to reach our Goal. It's the peak, the pinnacle, the big "G" - and we'll never be satisfied until we achieve it. But most of...

Mother Earth love

Lately I've been called to work more deeply with Mother Earth. A couple weeks ago I received a request from her: to be mindful of how we speak of her, and of ourselves, and to choose words that...

The Power of Prayer

When I was a kid, I remember my father telling me, "Never underestimate the power of prayer." I remember thinking it a little odd, because at the time he claimed to be an atheist. (Although he would...

Are you protected?

It's a truly gorgeous Spring day today, so I feel a little funny about bringing this up, but it's been on my mind lately and I was reminded of it again today, so it feels like it needs saying. As...

7 Rules for Rocky Relationships

I've been thinking a lot about relationships lately. Because after all, it's our connections, our relationships with the people and animals and everything else around us, that make life worth while,...