Mom, Powerful, Complicated?

Ideally, yes and for a lot of people, this word and this holiday, whether parent or grandparent is a beautiful word, this holiday is a beautiful holiday.  For some, the word is loaded, loaded with painful memories.  For those who have older parents whose memory is fading or worse, it’s Read more…

Rewriting History

https://www.dailywire.com/news/leftist-myths-about-american-history?fbclid=IwAR2fDWpMK2tGDgGU8cXlYcMOU6bSoFU5PFb5SlAPxB8kQkWsF_9zS6BXwUM One of the tactics that certain ideologies use is to re-write history, distort facts, etc.., but history isn’t the only area that can happen.  In relationships, others can twist things, re-write history or what happened to confuse us.  Re-writing history, especially in regards to nations is particularly insidious.  Without Read more…

Connect With the Sun

We have just come out of Passover and Easter, which speak of freedom and of redemption.  Life is about cycles, about getting caught in traps, maybe of our own egos, then seeking freedom and redemption.  For that to happen, that freedom we need to see each day as a potential Read more…

Passover, Journey and Lessons

Freedom of Conscience, basic freedoms are the right of all human beings.  Freedom, freedom to express one’s views, be able to debate passionately are not automatic as we see from totalitarian regimes is not automatic.  We need to realize that, be appreciative of the basic freedoms we do have.  When Read more…

Grateful For…

What else am I grateful for: Faith Technology Awesome friends Gluten-Free Food that tastes okay or good Being able to walk, talk, hear, even if not perfectly Britcoms My grown-up coloring books Stuff I may not even think of being thankful for May we always find what to be grateful Read more…

The Value of the Arts

In times of crisis or budget restraint, the arts are the first to go, which is a true shame.  The arts help us to process loss, to heal, be inspired, so you see artists doing online concerts and all that jazz.  Hallmark this weekend had Christmas movies, which might seem Read more…

No Easy Road

We’d all like the process of inner healing to be a quick and short one, smooth ride.   It is a long and sometimes not so easy road. Still, it can be made simpler if we are committed to the growth and development that we need in order to do better Read more…

Slowing Down

Whether on a global family, community, globe scale, there will be things that happen to give us a wake up call.   My insurance  my doctors have insisted, as has my insurance case worker, being on SSDI one was assigned to me, that I use a cane to balance myself when I walk, Read more…