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April 27, 2017
Spring Break Brings Spring Renewal

Discovering True Passion

“Nothing great in the world was accomplished without passion.” ~ Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel When we think of passion, we usually think of it in terms of a relationship with another or a strong sexual desire.  The energy of true passion lives deep inside of each and every one of us.  It is our unique inner fire, wanting to be ignited.  To find what one is passionate about and to be able to stoke that fire […]
April 20, 2017

Creating Spaciousness Within

“I have so much to do, deadlines to meet, family to care for…I don’t have time for myself!”  Sound familiar?  This is a common cry I hear within the first few minutes of working with a client who is feeling drained by doing too much.  This is why creating spaciousness is so important.  “The art of knowing, is knowing what to ignore.”  ~ Rumi Perfectly capable, successful individuals, who can take care of many responsibilities […]
April 13, 2017

Spring Break Brings Spring Renewal

April is the Time When Schools Take Spring Break and Families Frolic “It is spring again. The earth is like a child that knows poems by heart.” ~ Rainer Maria Rilke Last week was my 11-year old daughter’s spring break from middle school.  When she asked me what we had planned for her spring break, I replied, “You don’t have to go to school.  Isn’t that enough?”  She wasn’t happy with my response (or the fact that […]
April 7, 2017

Connection as a Way of Practice

A common theme that I see in my practice, time and again, is how isolation from others deeply affects our sense of well-being.  When I begin working with a client, I look at their connections to others and community and how they can integrate connection as practice. One may be suffering physically, seemingly out-of-the-blue, with symptoms they’ve never had before. As we go deeper into reviewing their relationships, if there has been an event that […]