Category Archives: Writing

How do we live in the present moment if we can’t let go of the past?

Looking at loss through a Jewish lens   Stress is caused by wanting the present moment to be different from what it is. Go ahead, read that sentence again.  I’ll wait. We wish someone weren’t ill, the traffic would move … Continue reading

Posted in Home, Spirituality, Writing | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

An uphill climb: allowing space for grief

“I’ve never seen anyone in a situation like this handle it as positively as you are.” “Ask Naomi, she’s in charge.” “How did you get all this done so quickly?” My friends, even those with the most positive, look-for-the-silver-lining, don’t-sweat-the-small-stuff-type … Continue reading

Posted in Home, Motherhood, Self-compassion, Writing | Tagged , , , , | 6 Comments

Full hands, whole heart: a retelling of my storm experience

The woman beside me at the nail salon heard me answer the manicurist’s question about our house and began asking me about our situation and also sharing other people’s stories.  I didn’t realize at the time that there were a … Continue reading

Posted in Home, Mindfulness, Motherhood, Self-compassion, Writing | Tagged , , , | 5 Comments

Checking in – on new routines and kitties

So yeah, it’s been rather hectic around here. I greatly appreciate all of you who have reached out to check on us.  We have gotten settled into a third floor apartment (without an elevator) and have been waiting for school … Continue reading

Posted in Writing | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Catching up

My last post was over a month ago! I have missed having the opportunity to sit down with my laptop and share my latest ideas and projects.  I would love to hear from you about what you’ve been up to as well. … Continue reading

Posted in Mindfulness, Motherhood, Writing | Tagged , , | 4 Comments

The politics of fear and a call for transformation

Picking a leader for our country is obviously not a simple process, but the fact that our choices narrowed down to someone many do not trust on one hand and a mercurial misogynist in love with fame and capitalism on the … Continue reading

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...
Posted in Kindness, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments