Tag Archives: memories

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

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Being difficult

I make things harder for myself with a quick decision that later comes back to bite me in the tush.  Sweet Girl suggested 2 weeks ago that I put together a little scrapbook for Mr. B’s birthday with some important moments … Continue reading

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Soulful home: your favorite things (March prompt)

Hopefully some of you have more of a welcoming entryway now.  Did you add some photos? A table? A coatrack?  I would love to hear what you’ve done if you decided to tackle last month’s prompt. “He is the happiest, … Continue reading

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House to home #1: the dining room

Have you ever thought of your house as a metaphor for your life? In your house are all your experiences and your memories.  Maybe 6 months ago, I looked around my own home and realized I wasn’t as comfortable and … Continue reading

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Parenting with presence

Who among us can say we are perfect parents? I know I could be more patient and more present with my daughter.  After their basic needs are met, our children really only need US… our attention and our respect.  Some … Continue reading

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Inner Excavate-along: finding community

On to the last two chapters of Liz Lamoreux’s Inner Excavation: Exploring Your Self Through Photography, Poetry and Mixed Media. Liz is leading a couple hundred of her friends through seven weeks of inner excavation on Flickr, on her blog, and through … Continue reading

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