Mothering

How to Be a Conscious Parent

I’m reading an excellent book by a woman named Shefali Tsabary called, The Conscious Parent, transforming ourselves, empowering our children. She was featured on Oprah’s, Super Soul Sunday. One of my great passions and areas of interest is education and the parent/child relationship. Given that I’ve spent my life in education, having served as a full-time teacher…

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Why it’s Hard to Ask for Help and What to Do about It

I was born to a bright, loving woman in Ohio in the year 1978. She is a strong woman. A courageous woman. She knows a lot. Holds wisdom. She can do anything, or so it seemed to me, as an impressionable young girl, growing in her shadow. I say shadow on purpose. For though we…

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Single Women: If You Desire it, It’s Your Birthright

Trust is something that is cultivated and nurtured over time. We make BIG life choices & we make LITTLE life choices and when we include someone else in those BIG choices, we grow a trust; confidence that the other will be there to support us & provide some level of security. I’ve been wrestling with…

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