What I learned about being a girl friend…

Being a girl friend A new perspective on being a woman was shared with me recently. A young "man" who I have been working with, who happens to have started the amazing journey of transitioning into a woman, very happily shared a story with me about what it has been like in the early days of taking hormones. While beaming an ear to ear smile, she regaled me with a humorous tale about the devastation she...

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Believe, and take comfort in your incompetence.

This weekend I spent a lot of time getting organized, putting things in their place and preparing for the next few weeks of certain uncertainty. I prepped my new day-timer anticipating the oodles and oodles of to-dos, calls to make and tasks to complete. I am a self-declared task master and to-do lists don't worry me, what does have me a bit on edge is the balance. Work-Life balance is a myth and... I know that work-work-work-life...

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My Cup Is Just About Full…

...but not with what I need. This unscheduled post comes to you because...well... I needed a place to put these feelings and I knew you would understand. I am feeling all the feelings I think I can handle right now. As a burgeoning empath I often forget to protect myself from the negative and painful energy of others. I have gotten better at dismissing those that are blatantly negative...although I may sometimes still get pulled...

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You are creative…remember!?!

I don't always know what to create. However I do know how I feel...Grateful. Grateful for the light bringers in my life who remind me to be...to be me, to be authentic, to be vulnerable, to be courageously afraid and encourage me to be a light bringer. I am so grateful for every moment I get to spend being happy and attribute that to my light bringers. Being in the state of joy brought about and enhanced by...

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Cross my fingers and…

  Cross my fingers and... I put my beautiful (albeit, total whack-job) children to bed and we are warm and fed and I feel blessed. I don't use that word often...(me and deities aren't really close) and yet that is the word that best describes how I am feeling right now. I am about to step into a role at work where I will be connecting directly with people who are living in poverty and I...

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Cheers to a Crazy Awesome (and little F’d up) Year!!

Holy crap that was a seriously crazy year!!! And not for the reasons that you can see on social media. For me 2016 was crazy awesome...period... and what I want to talk about today is the little thing that carried me through to the other side... gratitude I feel so grateful for all of the little things that made 2016 a year to remember. My daughter learned how to read and she loves math. My...

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