Archive for the ‘Growth’ Category

I didn’t feel worthy

August 7, 2022 | COMMENTS
I’ve known so many people over the years who’ve had a strong desire to earn a living sharing their passion and some of them have actually followed their heart and done what they felt called to do, but many have... Read More

Holding A Higher Vibration

July 10, 2022 | COMMENTS
One of the most difficult and painful patterns I had in my life was a vicious circle.  I couldn’t figure out how to get out of it.  It was sticky like a spider web.  It started when I was a... Read More

I Didn’t Walk the Talk

June 19, 2022 | COMMENTS
Today, my Dad is joining me at Sundays With Spirit - and you can too!  We did this last year on Father’s Day and it was a lot of fun.  You’re invited.  Please join us! I used to be very challenged by... Read More

Dropping the Blocks to Love

June 18, 2022 | COMMENTS
One of my favorite things I get to do is to support the people in this ministry who have become or are becoming spiritual counselors, teachers and prayer practitioners.  It’s such a blessing to see people fully stepping up to... Read More

Direct route to happiness?

February 20, 2022 | COMMENTS
When my mother was in the last months of her life.  I was able to be a full-time caregiver alongside my father.  It was challenging, but because my mother and I had cleared away all the blocks to Love between... Read More

I hated myself for doing that

February 12, 2022 | COMMENTS
The time is SO ripe for a breakthrough!  Can you feel it too? Often, right before the very biggest breakthroughs it seems really dark and hopeless.  The temptation to give up can be so strong.  It’s then that we can... Read More

3 little words changed everything

February 6, 2022 | COMMENTS
One of the things that has come clear to me in my work training teachers and spiritual counselors is that if we’d like to stop playing small and be truly helpful in this world, living the Love, walking the talk... Read More

My Spiritual Practice Heals My Life!

January 30, 2022 | COMMENTS
Don’t give up before the miracle. When the going gets tough, and it seems like things just won’t go your way, it’s so tempting to give up and go into self-medication, despair and depression or yet another distraction. Don’t we... Read More
Shifting Perspective

Shifting Perspective

January 29, 2022 | COMMENTS
I love the power of Love - our true healer. One of the most challenging things I know of is learning to honor other people’s perspectives in relationships. We all see the world differently. What is threatening to one person... Read More

Healing through feeling

January 23, 2022 | COMMENTS
In Masterful Living (which starts TOMORROW!) I help people to heal their hearts (minds and bodies) through having the courage to feel their feelings.  I’ve spent a major portion of my life trying to figure out my own feelings and... Read More

Required for Awakening

January 16, 2022 | COMMENTS
Yesterday morning I woke up and it was -17 degrees outside.  That’s -27 celsius.  17 degrees below zero and I know that you might be in a place where it’s even colder, but that’s a lot for me, and for... Read More

Be kind, rewind

January 9, 2022 | COMMENTS
When I lived in Los Angeles, I had a Blockbuster Video store a few blocks from my house. I remember they had stickers on the videos that said “bee kind, rewind!” I had an experience recently that made me think... Read More

2022 Year of the Heart Opening

January 1, 2022 | COMMENTS
I’m excited for my New Year Reboot workshop today. I feel so open to what this new year can bring and yet, I recognize these are really tough times for a lot of people. Almost everyone I speak to is... Read More

Not easy, but worth it!

October 24, 2021 | COMMENTS
I was being interviewed and was asked about what I meant by Stop Playing Small, which is something that I share about in classes and retreats, because it’s so prevalent and so painful.  I meet many spiritual students, and particularly, ministers,... Read More

Turning Within Saves Me

July 11, 2021 | COMMENTS
We’re only a few weeks into summer here in Vermont, but it’s full-on. It feels like heaven to me here in the Green Mountains. I’m finding new rhythms to my day. At my rental house, I have an old above-ground... Read More

Spiritual Maturity

July 10, 2021 | COMMENTS
Yesterday I was having a conversation with a beautiful friend from Masterful Living and we were talking about how having an effective spiritual practice changes us. You can’t go back to the way you were, because now, you know too... Read More

Great Gratitude

July 5, 2021 | COMMENTS
I am so very grateful for all of the spiritual teachers I’ve had who have helped me to have clarity about the truth. I have wept tears of gratitude and Joy many times. I give thanks for their precious lives.I... Read More

Worthiness

July 3, 2021 | COMMENTS
A rose blooming lifts the consciousness of all, regardless of whether or not anyone sees it.  All acts of love, beauty and  kindness are felt everywhere.  Every choice I make is felt through the invisible.  In this awareness, I desire to be that blooming... Read More

Creative Clarity

June 19, 2021 | COMMENTS
I used to teach classes in creativity.  During one of them a dozen years ago I painted a watercolor that says:  "My life is God's Work of art!" Have you ever thought of your life as a work of art?... Read More

I Couldn’t Do It Anymore

May 30, 2021 | COMMENTS
Confusion used to be For so long, it was so easy for me to get completely turned around and confused. Our days can be a myriad of events and interactions that almost seem to pummel us. Information is constantly pouring... Read More

More Loving Relationships

December 28, 2020 | COMMENTS
Love is acceptance. Love is accepting people where they are and not wishing to change them to “improve” them. Have you ever been in a relationship with someone who wanted to improve you all the time? Doesn’t it feel like... Read More

Letting Go Of The Past

December 23, 2020 | COMMENTS
Good heavens! What a year this has been and it looks like the intensity isn’t going to lighten up, so it’s important that we do our inner work to stabilize for ourselves, and also for our loved ones. I keep... Read More

Expansion!

December 7, 2020 | COMMENTS
Yesterday, in our Sundays With Spirit, our speaker, Lola Wright reminded me that in a counseling session about sixteen years ago I had said that the universe is ever expanding and never contracting. It’s true - we live in a... Read More

The Power of Active Willingness

December 4, 2020 | COMMENTS
I used to wait for others to change before I’d make a change. If I felt someone had offended me or let me down, I’d hold onto my upset and resentment until they acknowledged they’d done me wrong. I was... Read More

Spiritual Career

October 29, 2020 | COMMENTS
Over the years I’ve met many amazing and beautiful people who absolutely love spirituality.  It’s thrilling to them.  I feel the same way!  I absolutely LOVE spiritual principle and I Love being able to connect with like-minded souls and share... Read More