I am not a philosopher, a therapist, a researcher, or a policymaker.
Pollyanna, the little girl who believed in people, embraced the wonder of her life, and always looked for the good in others. I’ve been working to infuse my life with a bit more of that recently, and I’ve enjoyed the change.
This is but a season...
Hard to believe, but here we are, the last week of February! Of course, this last week has our special, once every four years because the math doesn’t quite work out, freebie day. If I was in, you know, global planning or something, I would make sure we took full advantage of this day, and… Continue reading February-palooza!
I hear a bunch of languages every week, and one of my favorite things to hear are the ways we say "I love you".
Far too many times I have seen a preoccupation with appearance keep someone from trying something new or continuing an activity
The act of giving some of our resources to someone else feels a bit uncomfortable.
I remember hearing about the things those in my community and scope of influence wanted to achieve by 2020 and thinking “Goodness, that’s ages away!”. It seemed both foolish and inspirational to have goals that stretched that far into the future. And yet, here we are.
Stepping into 2020 there are some things I’m excited to leave behind...
All of these beautiful celebrations of the season are special and important, and unfortunately they all have the potential to combine into a really tragic waste of resources if we don’t go about them with some intentionality and thought.