Stepping Outside Your Emotions

It’s easy to get caught up in the emotions we feel. This usually leads to clouded judgment which can become nearly impossible to clear up. I’ve caught myself many times making bad decisions or arriving at false conclusions all because my perception was tainted with other things going on in my life. If you aren’t…

The Little Things in Life

Compassion and gratitude was what I felt when Jen walked into my job on a random afternoon. The sweet, little things in life really do leave the largest stains on our souls. I had met Jen one night heading home from work and the connection between us sparked instantly. It’s like when you first meet…

Ubiquitous Love

“I love you not because of the things that you do for me, but for being who you are. Your being is enough for me to love.” This idea resonated with me one afternoon… There are so many ways to dive deeper into Love. So many ways to dive deep into gratitude, happiness, well-being and…

Embracing Sadness

Allow yourself to sit through your sadness… We are conditioned to believe that we shouldn’t cry, we shouldn’t feel pain, we have to hurry up and be happy again. However, allowing yourself to be hurt and embracing those emotions are step one to healing. No, you shouldn’t stay in a funk for days or weeks…

The Power Of The Breath

The breath is something that is often taken for granted. Many people fail to recognize the importance of this simple activity. Because of this, the breath has become shallow and insignificant for the average person. The breath is life force. Through the breath we connect the mind, body and spirit. Has it ever occurred to…

Insights from Mother Nature

It was a breezy, Spring day. Roaming around with my lover amongst trees, birds and fresh air. We had been walking for the past 30 minutes and I felt my heart beat slowly increasing. We knew where we were going and we couldn’t wait to get there. The water fall at the Botanical Gardens. It…