Will My Baby be Safe at College?

Will My Baby be Safe at College?

  We recently helped our son move in for his first year in college. He was accepted to his first choice college which happens to be across the country from our home. The lead up to the drop off was a mix of many emotions, thoughts, and concerns. He’ll be so...
Just One Tiny Bit of Goodness

Just One Tiny Bit of Goodness

What if it doesn’t take an hour or more in nature or a full-on yoga session to feel better? What if a few seconds or 5 minutes of something you love is enough? Just one little bit of goodness can make you feel better. Multiple times of day of tiny bits of...
That time my animal instinct almost took over…

That time my animal instinct almost took over…

“Tears are the safety valve of the heart when too much pressure is laid on it.” ~Albert Smith The other evening, someone ran a stop sign as I was crossing into an intersection (I had the right of way) and I almost crashed into his car. We were in a...
The Body is a Wonderland

The Body is a Wonderland

The Body is a Wonderland Info & Practices to Build Your Capacity for Handling Stress Every time I open Facebook, it happens. Facebook feels like the news – which is mostly bad, definitely over-exaggerated, and of course, there’s the fake stuff. Just...
6 Steps for Healing Feelings

6 Steps for Healing Feelings

“It is a grave injustice to a child or adult to insist that they stop crying. One can comfort a person who is crying which enables him to relax and make further crying unnecessary; but to humiliate a crying child is to increase his pain, and augment his...