The Year of Living Intentionally (May edition)

Photo: ka johnson Life is beginning to open up again. The walls of isolation from the past year are starting to crumble and we are beginning to venture out, some like a timid deer wondering if it is safe to come out of the forest and into the open meadow, while others are jumping back…

This Most Unusual Year

What a year it's been, eh? From the pandemic that has altered life as we know it all over the world, to political and social unrest in the United States, to devastating wildfires here in my home state of California, 2020 has been a doozy. If you had told me in March that the next…

Love Your Life and Abundance Will Follow

One of my early transformative teachers, the one I credit with paving the way for my journey of self-discovery, was Wayne Dyer. Years ago, I stumbled across Your Sacred Self while perusing the wellness section of the local book store, and it turned out to be a book that literally changed my life. There are…

The Power of Affirmations

Reprogramming our minds and our thoughts to focus on the way we want our life to be, rather than on perceived limitations, is paramount to co-creating a beautiful reality. Choosing to direct our thoughts on a desired outcome, situation or condition, and focusing on them as though they are already in existence has been scientifically…

The Journey of Personal Evolution

Over recent years, as I have taken my nose off of the grindstone to witness the beauty of the world around me, the realization that 'there must be more to life' became my foothold. Working at a mainstream job 60, 70 or even 80 hours a week barely gave me the time to breathe, much…

Your Purpose is to Shine

The dawn of a new month is upon us. Bathe yourself in the light and energy of August, of the Universe, and of your very own soul. Whatever it is that makes you shine, that makes your soul light up, is your purpose, your path. Choose to follow your path and let nothing get in…

Pooh Wisdom and Difficult Days

"Today was a Difficult Day," said Pooh.There was a pause."Do you want to talk about it?" asked Piglet."No," said Pooh after a bit. "No, I don't think I do.""That's okay," said Piglet, and he came and sat beside his friend.""What are you doing?" asked Pooh."Nothing, really," said Piglet. "Only, I know what Difficult Days are…