The Only Special Need Is Love

True confession time. Over the last 20-something years of raising and caring for a child with special needs, there have been times when I felt a bit sorry for myself. Of course I never wavered in my devotion to my daughter. But in those precarious moments—especially after the divorce—where the responsibility of being her mom […]

Too old to wear a 2-piece?

Most of the time, I flit around this universe feeling like I am eternally 30-something. Personally, I think that’s a good way to feel. Even though I recently celebrated my 52nd birthday, I still believe all my opportunities for love, success, and general hotness are quite available to me. And if my time on this […]

The Untethered Soul (Part 2) – The Energy Within

Albert Einstein once said “everything is energy and that’s all there is to it.” I totally agree with that viewpoint since I happen to experience the effects of positive and negative energy on a regular basis. Caring for the unexpected mood swings of my 23-year old intellectually disabled daughter requires me to be equal parts […]

The Untethered Soul (Part 1) – What was I thinking?

I love buying and reading books…Not just any books though. All my favorites are somehow focused on answering the big spiritual questions that fill my mind. Granted, there is nothing too unique about liking non-fiction, spiritual self help books. But I discovered there is something interesting that unites avid metaphysical book collectors like myself. Secretly, […]

E-Squared Experiment #5 – Little Girl in the Green Dress

Last fall I began working through the experiments found in Pam Grout’s mind-opening book called  E-Squared: Nine Do-It-Yourself Energy Experiments That Prove Your Thoughts Create Your Reality. In this book Grout offers fun and easy science experiments that show how our thoughts–the thousands of messages we send and receive in our head every day–can tangibly […]

[Not] Leaving On a Jet Plane

On most days, I find it fairly easy to see the big picture of any given situation…to find the lesson that gives me a spiritual lift or greater insight into my reason for being. But this week of events kept pulling me down to the tarmac of lower energy as I weathered two of the […]

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