Nightly Inspiration = Monday Motivation via Rumi…What is your one thing?

My husband, often referred to as The Man, tends to get thoughtful gifts for me. They are the things I either truly want or need but would not get for myself for some reason. In that vein, one of my Christmas gifts this year was A Year With Rumi – Daily Readings by Coleman Barks. If… Continue reading Nightly Inspiration = Monday Motivation via Rumi…What is your one thing?

Orwellian Meditations and Being in Another’s Shoes – Empathy is Key

I started to write this on Day 10…. it is Day 15.  By the time you read this it will be Day 17. Do you know where your empathy is? More on that later. I worked on the day of the Inauguration. I’ve watched every one that has occurred since I’ve been able to watch… Continue reading Orwellian Meditations and Being in Another’s Shoes – Empathy is Key

Want to improve your week? Focus on the “right”

Mindful and Meditative Mondays #20 Focus on the "Right"

What have you been keeping track of lately? Do I mean don’t look to the left? Or  do I mean only check out Fox News and not CNN or MSNBC? Nope, I’m not talking about either of those things. But here is what I am saying… It’s a whole lot easier to keep track of someone’s… Continue reading Want to improve your week? Focus on the “right”

Invest In You – Mindful and Meditative Mondays #14

Invest In You

Most parents will tell you, once you have children, you forget yourself in many ways far too often. Most of this forgetfulness comes from the result of your time being dedicated to someone small needing assistance. The other two percent of the forgetfulness comes from being so exhausted from dedicating that time that you just fall asleep.… Continue reading Invest In You – Mindful and Meditative Mondays #14