To Give is to Receive

Unresolved childhood experiences often result in unhealthy patterns and attitudes that can taint our relationships in adulthood.

One of my earliest memories is of watching my older brothers and cousins — all boys — play together. I felt left out and unloved. I cried and wailed, “You don’t love me!” Another memory is as a […]


Let there be peace on earth and let it begin with me.

If someone came into my home, like the proverbial mouse in the corner, and heard the words spoken by my partner and me, what would they hear? Would they hear words of kindness, encouragement, endearment, gratitude, and helpfulness? Or, would they […]

What Kind of Energy Am I Extending?

I am not having a good morning. The toilet is stopped up, and several minutes of plunging is not helping it flow. Now, I finish applying my make-up and zip up the bag that holds my make-up (or so I think). I must have been so deep into my daydreams that I didn’t notice that […]