Learning to Reflect and Refocus

Learning to Reflect and Refocus

How many of you like to reflect on past experiences? It’s so helpful to spend some time thinking quietly and considering the past. Oftentimes, reflection leads us to refocus. As we reflect, we see the benefit of enjoying each moment more clearly and determine...
Learning to Accept Life As It Is

Learning to Accept Life As It Is

Today I’m sharing the last of my five lessons learned in the last five years. (Catch up by reading part 1, part 2, and part 3, part 4.) I started this series by talking about a big change that led us down a path of surrender, grief, and managing expectations....
Letting Grief Move You Towards Discovery

Letting Grief Move You Towards Discovery

I’m continuing my series today on the five lessons I learned in the last five years. (You can read part 1 and part 2 to catch up.) Today I want to share how grieving takes us into a place of discovery. I am not unfamiliar with grief. Anytime there is a loss...
Learning to Embrace Surrender

Learning to Embrace Surrender

Today I’m continuing to share about the five biggest lessons I learned in the last five years. As a quick recap, my husband and I made the hard but necessary decision five years ago to move to Texas, leaving the family, friends, and businesses we loved so much....
Change Is Constant

Change Is Constant

We’re a few weeks into 2019 and as we reflect on the past year, many of us clearly see some of the changes we’ve experienced. Some changes surprised us and others we planned for. I clearly remember the year 1999 and all the hype about going into the 21st...