If Not Us, Then Who, and When? What Have We Become?

Who are we and what have we become? Bickering, arguing, judging and criticizing each other when we claim to be kind loving souls, completely undermines our mission. A dis-service to all life occurs when fear and anger enter stage right and begin directing the show. We are better than this and love … [Read more...]

Our Deepest Pain Empowers Us

Often our deepest pain empowers us to grow into our highest self. The world is in the midst of dissension and massive change. Physical, mental, and spiritual pain is rippling out in waves. At the same time, hope is in the hearts of people for a brighter future. As we step back and view the movie … [Read more...]

Be The Calm In The Storm

Be The Calm In The Storm. Why? Because your outer power is transitory, illusory. It is what we have become accustomed to using in the outer world. Your inner world is constant, stable and ever evolving, because it is where your being lives and breathes. How you direct your power is in your hands. … [Read more...]

Resiliency Can Be A Superpower

In times of change and distress, it's necessary to adapt if you with to be resilient - a tried and true superpower. As a collective, we are going through monumental change in the world. Everyone has been affected. I first learned about true resiliency when I lost 5 family members in a few short … [Read more...]

Rethinking The Future – Wisdom From The Past

We all have new schedules living at home. Inside my home the full service diner is open 24/7. As head chef, chopping and mixing, with assistant/sous chef (husband Cody) who is doing such a good job, I'm feeling the need to increase his tips. In such close quarters he is observing all my culinary … [Read more...]

Transitory Time Of Change For Ourselves & Our World

Worldwide, we are in a transitory time of change. As history has shown, cycles flow through every age. What we are going through in our current age is unprecedented. For now, we are all in this together. The pandemic situation is grim. Yet, there are some positive things to note. Businesses and … [Read more...]

How To Cope With Loss

How to cope with loss? A big question deserving some solid answers. Just by living life, we are bombarded with many forms of loss that can profoundly effect us, if not personally, collectively. Bad things do happen; how I respond to them defines my character and the quality of my life. I can choose … [Read more...]

The Loss Of A Legend

I woke up Sunday morning January 26th, 2020 to a text from my friend Scott, informing me of Kobe Bryant's death. My first thoughts went to his wife Vanessa Bryant and their 4 daughters. There was no news yet of their 13 year old daughter Gianna being onboard. Kobe and (Gigi as she is known) were on … [Read more...]

Plain And Simple – Giving Feels Good

Recently I wrote two articles -  Recovering From Surgery With A Wicked Sense Of Humor Part 1 & Recovering From Surgery With a Wicked Sense Of Humor Part 2 Jessie's Instagram posts, photos, and quips show her courage and tenacity to get through a rough recovery with humor. Christmas rolled … [Read more...]

The Musicality of Life

Music is a higher revelation than all wisdom and philosophy. Music is the electrical soil in which the spirit lives, thinks and invents.  - Ludwig Van Beethoven Life is music. Music is life. One of the most important components in any great movie is the rhythm of the music, which dramatically … [Read more...]