Respect

I have noticed a disturbing trend lately that saddens and grieves me. I hear stories of people losing friends, disconnecting from family members because their views are different, their opinions are different. When did we decide that our beliefs are everything? When did we decide that only we have the right answer? That there even…

What I Can Do Better

When my son was born, I read this blog post from the mother of a black son, imploring me and other parents of white sons to teach our sons that they need to be very careful about their actions around her son who was presumed guilty. If the police were called, they’d always look at…

Finding peace in the midst of the storm

With the holidays quickly approaching and the global and political climate what it is, how do we find calm and peace in the midst of the chaos? Very deliberately… You’ve heard the expression, “Life is what happens when you’re busy making other plans”? It is true. Precious moments of connection, sensation or experience may easily…