Reflections on 2020

I have been reflecting back and remembering the hope I held and the commitments I wanted to make at this same time last year, having no...

Gratitude

While I wrote this at the beginning of the month I wasn’t quite ready to share it. In order to bring this month of gratitude to fruition...

Leaving Home

This is not my first rodeo but I wonder when it will be my last…when I will find my forever place, maybe someday, maybe never...

Lost Keys

I got a text from my friend…”do you have my keys in your stuff?” I go and look through my things and come up empty. I respond with “no,...

Weeds

I have spent some time in my garden this spring prepping the garden beds and clearing the jungle of weeds that has taken over my space....

Pilgrimage

TOWARD MARY Three years ago I went on a spiritual pilgrimage to see the image of Our Lady of Guadalupe in Mexico City. It was a profound...

Metamorphosis

I have been sitting in my cocoon undergoing my own transformation preparing myself to launch into my next stage of evolution. Unlike the...

Heart Warrior

"Here we are." A dear friend of mine and I greet one another with this phrase. It seems appropriate that I greet you the same way after...

Where Did My Mojo Go?

It started not long ago when I woke up one day feeling like I had lost my mojo somewhere along the way of motherhood. I had become that...

Learning to Let Go

My son started kindergarten this year. It is the first time we have ever been away from each other during the day. It has been a major...

Wings to Fly

I was lucky enough growing up to have been allowed to follow my interests and for a long time it seemed that was how I would find my true...