Feeling Alive

I think some people live this life without truly living this life. I think they get used to the day to day and get nice and cozy in their comfort zone. That could be settled into a mundane job or being confined to live in one place all your life, never trying anything new or […]

There will be some downpours

When I left the office for lunch today, it was so hot outside. My heat in my car was actually stifling when I first got into it. My first thought was, yep this is part of that “hot” summer that everyone has been talking about that is coming this year. I got the AC going […]

Worry No More

What is the point of worrying? Is there every really one? As the saying goes, worrying today is like borrowing trouble from tomorrow. It doesn’t really get us anywhere, it really only takes joy away from the present moment. The practice of worrying won’t get us the result that we want, in fact it could […]

Getting Back Up Again

How many times have you fallen? If you are like me, it might be quite a lot and for multiple different reasons in multiple difference places. Let’s get real, we all fall down at some point. We all fall short of our dreams or goal sometimes; we all make mistakes. And some of us make […]

Sometimes You Just Need a Minute..or two

Do you ever have one of those days when you just need to take a minute or two for yourself? Life has gotten to the point that you need your space, to be alone, to think, to cry, to pray, to just be. Amidst all the chaos of work, family, friends and obligations we all […]

Leaving a Legacy

My daughter and I were looking through old photo albums today. She really enjoys seeing pictures of herself, her brother and her cousins as babies and toddlers. She can tell me the story for each picture before I even have the chance to say it anymore. Seeing the pictures brings her great joy and makes […]

Look For The Helpers

Let’s face it, the world can seem really mean and violent these days. Of course there is the devastation that comes naturally from disasters but I am also talking about the kind of meanness that comes from the devastation we inflict on each other. You can hardly turn on the news anymore, it is heart wrenching […]