How Lucky I Am

Life has been a little bit of a whirlwind lately. Wedding planning. Starting a new job. Stumbling upon challenge after challenge. Sometimes I feel dizzy-sick with it. Full up. Ready to give up. Then comes a magic moment. A peaceful ride home. Sunset rays lighting up the dandelions in our front yard. A big hug…

I Promise You This

“One final paragraph of advice: Do not burn yourself out. Be as I am—a reluctant enthusiast, a part time crusader, a half-hearted fanatic. Save the other half of yourselves and your lives for pleasure and adventure. It is not enough to fight for the land; it is even more important to enjoy it. While you…

You Cannot Save People

“You cannot save people. You can only love them.” —Anaïs Nin Like all families, my family had its problems. For as long as I can remember, I believed that it was my responsibility to fix them. And so, at the ripe old age of ten, I started trying. I made lists, drew plans, and created…

Act, and God Will Act

Act, and God will act. —Joan of Arc I believe in the power of prayer.  I believe in the power of manifestation. I believe in the power of positive thinking.  Not only do I believe in these things, but I know these things.  I have prayed, and manifested, and practiced positive thinking. Through these things,…

Sunday Sweetness: She believed…

Hello, friends! I’ve been traveling this morning. I left New Jersey in the wee hours of the morning & hopped on a plane to Charlotte, North Carolina. From here, I’m headed to my final destination, San Antonio, Texas! I’ve got a speaking engagement tomorrow morning. (The talk is about Living & Leading with Passion.) I’m…

Never again…

Pal Szinyei Merse, Meadow with Poppies Sun So jung kommen wir nimma zam. It is Austrian and it translates (roughly) to, “We will never meet this young again.” It sticks with me. It inspires me. After each moment passes, we can never get it back. Say what you need to say. Do what your hearts…