Keeping Your Promises (to yourself)

Do you struggle with keeping the promises you’ve made to yourself, such as eating a healthy diet, exercising, spending time with loved ones or taking time to follow your passions interests? Do you procrastinate, get caught up in routine or fall into habits because you...

How to be a Spiritual Gardener

I’ve spent many winter evenings looking through gardening catalogues dreaming of the beautiful flowers I will have in my garden in the summer. But I do not remember ever dreaming about the preparation and maintenance like turning heavy topsoil and digging weeds....

The Bagua Map: Family Heritage Area

In my book Odyssey of the Heart: Paths to Wholeness through Feng Shui, I begin my exploration of the Bagua Map with this very powerful area because it is about new beginnings and past relationships. It is similar to the 1st Chakra in that it is the foundation upon...

Living your Bliss Responsibly

There is a power to a passion. Think of taking back our power and owning our gifts. Good stuff! But with power comes responsibility. The flip side is misusing your passion, your bliss — to retreat into your own world. It can take many different forms. For...

Your Intuitive Voice

To look at the world from the vantage point of your soul is to look from the Divine part of yourself, which means that you’ll see the world through the eyes of God. Sonia Choquette in Trust your Vibes: Secret Tools for Six-Sensory Living  So what happens to your...

Missing Items: Calling St. Anthony

Have you ever had one of those days where you go to find something and it isn’t where you thought it was? It is so frustrating! It happens to me more often than I would like: My new camera vanished. After a frenzied search around the house, I found it a few...

Poem: Breaking Surface

Breaking Surface Let no one keep you from your journey, no rabbi or priest, no mother who wants you to dig for treasures she misplaced, no father who won’t let one life be enough, no lover who measures their worth by what you might give up, no voice that tells you in...

What have you been Putting Off?

Earlier this year I joined a business success circle (or a Mastermind Group, if you are familiar with Napoleon Hill’s book Think and Grow Rich). After we went around the table and talked about where we were with our businesses, our group leader posed an...