“We will make reality more beautiful. On earth as it is in heaven.” Glennon Doyle
February 2024 – Love’s Letter

February 2024 – Love’s Letter

“It was a singular sensation to be held so gently and yet so fiercely, to be stared down at with so much love”. (Kate DiCamillo, “The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane”). Edward Tulane is a porcelain bunny who is on a journey to love. His story of finding himself...

January 2024 – Together in 2024

January 2024 – Together in 2024

On August 1, 1966, a sniper started shooting from the tower on the UT campus in Austin, Texas. As innocent victims went down, bystanders hid behind trees or statues, too terrified to move. One poor victim remembers thinking that Viet Nam had come to Texas. During the...

December 2023 – Light

December 2023 – Light

LOOK FOR THE LIGHT IN YOU. IT GETS DARK EARLY AND EASILY AND OFTEN THESE DAYS. LOVE AND LIFE ARE ALL THAT MATTER.TRUST YOUR LIGHT.

November 2023 – Communion

November 2023 – Communion

Facebook, Instagram, Norman Rockwell paintings, Christmas letters …. Such happy, shiny, idyllic, perfect images. The crisis in Gaza, mass murders, racism, my own family of origin …. Such devastating, tragic, brutal, sad realities. How do we hold the realities of how...

October 2023 – Consciousness

October 2023 – Consciousness

Becoming a Conscious Parenting Certified Coach has me thinking a lot about what it means to be conscious in my life. When not conscious, my default is to be numb or inattentive. I miss important details. I say careless things. My mind is elsewhere. Though it is...

September 2023 – Listening

September 2023 – Listening

Years ago I was laying next to our youngest daughter while we did our bedtime routine. In between stories and lullabies, my mind was spinning. Irrational fears were spiraling and before I knew it, I had gone down a rabbit trail in my mind where our family had become...