More About Spring…

More About Spring…

More about Spring… I mentioned it before, but one of my favorite books is “Goal Sisters: Live the Life You Want With a Little Help from Your Friends” (by Michelle Beaulieu Pillen and Ann Leach), especially the chapter titled, How Does Your Goal...
One Day At A Time…

One Day At A Time…

One day at a time…This is a lesson that I have had to re-learn many times in my life, but most profoundly in 2002 when Jacob was diagnosed with a brain tumor. Your path is immediately altered and you are thrust into unknown territory and the best you can do is...
Kohola

Kohola

Kohola…another very strong spirit animal in my journey is the kohola (humpback whale). My experience with them started with Jacob’s involvement with Ocean Project. These majestic giants grace our Hawaiian waters every year after a long journey from the...
Honu

Honu

Honu…you may have noticed my affinity for honu (green sea turtle). It first began with Jacob’s connection to CT and Mel on Maui. Jacob had a gift for drawing and was mentored by them through the Ocean Project. His drawings are still seen on their rack...
Goals

Goals

Goals…Oh, don’t get so anxious! What I have discovered is that they aren’t as intimidating as we think and if you start small you can build on them. I must give credit to my affinity for goals to a book given to me by my sister, Lori, called Goal...
Creativity

Creativity

Creativity…this topic is likely to be the subject of frequent postings. As I uncovered my authentic self I also awoke a new connection to creativity and the energy of the Universe. As that door opened, the creative thoughts came in like a parade of friends. They...
A Gratitude List

A Gratitude List

A gratitude list…the smell of rain, listening to music, quiet moments, having a life with privileges, for wisdom to say and do what is right and necessary, for the affection of cats, sunrise and sunset, naps, hugs, massages, pedicures, children and...
Butterflies

Butterflies

Butterflies…Such a perfect analogy for transformation. That was how I felt as I began to uncover that authentic me.  Slowly revealing beauty and strength to fly to new horizons. I also recognized the need for me to acknowledge gratitude for those who have always...
Kohola

A Beginning

A beginning…@1993, I met an amazing trio of people and one in particular that helped awaken me to my potential beyond being a wife and mother. They also began my awakening to my connection to nature, particularly in the green sea turtle (honu) and humpback whale...