“Lessons in life will be repeated until they are learned.” Frank Sonnenberg
We all have that one friend that swears she’s unlucky at love.
Maybe you know someone who always seems to make the same relationship mistakes, attracting the wrong guy: the guy who can’t commit, the guy who won’t be faithful, or the guy who is already taken.
And you may have repeating patterns in your own relationships that keep you wondering, “Why does this always happen to me?”
My client, Janell, grew up in a household with a father that was a bully. He was always ...continue reading...
“Thank God I found the good in goodbye.” Beyoncé Knowles
My client, Karen got out of a marriage that lasted almost three decades and although she would admit that she wasn’t happy in the marriage, his leaving left her heartbroken nonetheless.
She didn’t know how she would move on and she certainly didn’t know if she would ever find love again.
She had to come to terms with sharing her son with her ex and his new girlfriend.
She had to make peace with him moving on so quickly and now living what appeared to be an idyllic ...continue reading...
“We are not human beings having a spiritual experience. We are spiritual beings having a human experience.” Pierre Teilhard de Chardin
I have learned the most in my life from my relationships; some of those lessons have been from joyful experiences and deep, meaningful relationships, while most certainly most of my lessons came through painful experiences and broken relationships.
Of course some of those lessons come for us in the form of heartbreak:That lover that tells you that he loves you, but is not in love with you. That moment when you realize that the husband you spent ...continue reading...
“God pulls us through life by the heart.” Martha Beck
As I’ve been building my life coaching practice, I’ve become very clear on who it is I want to serve. The truth is that the people I can help the most are people who are going through something in their lives that I’ve also experienced and come through myself.
That’s why I have a special place in my heart for people who are healing a broken heart.
I have had my heart broken and I have broken hearts – both experiences sucked (quite frankly!). I got emotionally lost for a bit, ...continue reading...