Taking five long deep breaths…

Preparation, panic, overwhelm, loneliness, despair, fear, burned out, done, over it… take 5 long deep breaths… and think of 5 things that you are grateful for. I am grateful to be in this time, having this experience like no other I’ve ever had. I’m grateful to have...

A Mother’s Love

“Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination full of hope.” – Maya Angelou My own mother is reflected in those words by Maya Angelou. I have to believe that the divine timing of my birth along with her...

Amazon

This is Amazon… a name that perfectly suits her, ya? Powerful. Majestic. Was I afraid to saddle up? You bet I was. Did she know it? Never! I’m a risk taker, but never a fool. I take things how they come, never looking too far into the future, rarely looking back...

Reset

Reset This time in our lives. This moment…  Some are calling it unparalleled. Some are calling it catastrophic.   I’m choosing to call it… RESET. In my almost 50 years of life there has never been a moment in time where I was forced to pause… with the...

In the Midst of Chaos

In the Midst of Chaos While in New Orleans for mardi gras, my krewe upstairs getting ready for the night, I sat holding our space, chairs all around me, dinner and king cake in a wagon at my side, laptop perched comfortably in my lap, snuggled up with hot coffee as I...