Got Problems? You’re in Good Company

“Problems are the cutting edge that distinguishes between success and failure.   Problems call forth our courage and our wisdom; indeed, they create our courage and our wisdom.  It is only because of problems that we grow mentally and physically.”1 Life is hard, sometimes unfair, and often very much full of little & big problemsContinue reading “Got Problems? You’re in Good Company”

He Gives & Takes Away

So… this last Thursday I found out I was having a miscarriage.  I had been 5 weeks pregnant – which of course, isn’t that long, but maybe because this baby was so wanted, so planned for, it felt longer.  The whole ordeal was quite horrifying – I knew women who had had one (or even multiple),Continue reading “He Gives & Takes Away”

Emotional Erosion

I was doing some reading of my favorite blogs this weekend, and found a beautiful piece on GOOP (Gwyneth Paltrow’s blog).  It was so strange because the night before I read this, I had a dream about soil… about being depleted vs. having rich, nurtured, complete soil.  I don’t believe in coincidences.  The difference itContinue reading “Emotional Erosion”