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Greetings From the Salton Sea

Posted by on Feb 7, 2017 in abundance, awareness, mindsets, personal growth, present moment | 0 comments

    We left the rainy, cold Oregon coast at the beginning of January, expecting to do a quick, four day drive down to Morro Bay, enjoy a week of fresh fish, friends and birding, then head to the Salton Sea, south of Palm Springs for the month of February. But the west coast experienced some of the biggest wettest storms in history, which changed...

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Welcome to the Oregon Coast!

Posted by on Aug 17, 2016 in magic, personal growth | 0 comments

  Last week we were still in Montana, awaiting a fix on a faulty tire sensor on our tow vehicle. We spent the night in the Walmart parking lot with a dozen other motor homers, and chatted with a young couple traveling across the country in an SUV, visiting every National Park.   On Wednesday at noon, we finally hitched the car and headed west. It...

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The Wisdoms of Cupcake Laurie Foley

Posted by on Feb 10, 2016 in celebration, gratitude, GRIEF, personal growth, possibility | 0 comments

  My friend Laurie is dying. While I have lost two childhood friends to cancer, Laurie is the first friend who I have walked the path with, even if it has been mostly virtually. I met Laurie Foley online in 2012 through a network of Martha Beck coaches. She was a branding expert with a very smart blog that helped me see new possibilities for marketing...

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Why It’s Good to (Sometimes) Be Selfish

Posted by on Nov 11, 2015 in awareness, personal growth, relieving stress, self-care, selfish | 2 comments

All around me people are rushing and hurrying, taking care of people and things and the heavy worlds on their shoulders. And they are tired and cranky and wondering why all of this giving and doing doesn’t feel very good. Maybe because they are tired. Sore. Overwhelmed. Maybe because they are forgetting to take care of themselves…. When did the...

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Seeing Through the Heart

Posted by on Oct 28, 2015 in abundance, awareness, creativity, mindsets, personal growth, seeing | 2 comments

“Seeing Through the Heart” by Colorful Blac Recently, a coaching client was having trouble seeing the amazing shifts in her life. She could only see that she is still at the same job, her house is not remodeled, the yard is still not planted. I asked her to look with her heart, instead of her eyes. Suddenly she could see so many changes in...

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Circus Yoga: Learning To Fly

Posted by on Sep 30, 2015 in celebration, delight, gratitude, magic, mindsets, personal growth, possibility, present moment, Yes | 5 comments

Community. Collaboration. The power of a group. These are some of my favorite concepts. It’s more than the idea that one hundred people working together can accomplish more than a single person. What excites me about collaboration is the energy and power of diverse people coming together with different skills, different ideas and different ways of...

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