“The life you live is a reflection of what’s going on inside of you.” Oprah
There was a time – shortly after the divorce from my first husband but before I met my current husband, Derrick, that my man-picker was broken. I mean BROKEN.
At least that was my story for why I attracted and dated men that would lie or cheat or treat me as though I was not terribly important.
The real truth was that I was attracting exactly what I was at that time. Now I don’t like to think of myself as a liar ...continue reading...
“If you’re not positive energy, you’re negative energy.” Mark Cuban
Every interaction with someone carries with it energy and that energy either makes you feel more alive or it makes you feel like running and jumping off a cliff. There have been a few interactions recently that leaned more toward cliff diving than I would like and it got me thinking.
I was sitting at dinner one night with 2 ladies and Marilyn began talking about some of her struggles with becoming an empty-nester. She was very close with her daughter and being able to share both ...continue reading...
“If you surrender to the wind, you can ride it.” Toni Morrison
When you think of the word powerful, what comes to mind? An executive in a big office? A large crushing wave in the Pacific ocean? It’s defined as “having great power or strength.”
When you think of the word peaceful, what do you think of? Buddha? Meditation? A serene brook with water floating through it. Peaceful is defined as “free from disturbance” or “tranquil”
Why can’t we be simultaneously powerful and peaceful? These words seem like they’re opposites, but they’re really not – or at least they ...continue reading...