Years ago, a thoughtful manager of mine wrote "be gentle on your soul" inside a beautiful journal she'd given me as a going away gift. I was leaving my job to move across the world, in hopes of starting a new life in Scotland. I was young and full of hope. Both excited and nervous … Continue reading Be gentle on your soul
As a mother, it makes me very happy knowing I’ve helped to equip my son with such an important life skill. One that personally took me years to learn.
I've been stuck in the hamster wheel of all or nothing thinking...trying to pick one path or the other. When in fact I just needed to get out of my own way, and let my inner ding take the lead.
Today I took a magical walk with a sea otter. I was out on the seawall in the a light spring rain thinking about my mother. Contemplating what was going to happen to her. I'd just visited her a few days prior and knew in my heart she was not long for this world. My … Continue reading Letting go of my mother