Blessed and Highly Favored

There is no better way to understand ourselves than to immerse ourselves in other cultures. I have that opportunity annually as a chaperone for my husband’s High School Model United Nations group when we take them to New York City every March. This year, our 52 students joined over...

What the F*&k is Happening?!?

Here’s a question I got from a reader this morning: What the fuck is happening to our world Terry? Apologies for the language! Everything that is happening, well, seems to be taking us backwards and further away from love and humanity. I am truly struggling to stay at peace...

Self-care as activism

I know you’re a good person. And, you’re in good company. Good people all over the world today are getting involved in spiritual/social activism. Spiritually-minded and religious individuals are waking up and speaking out in favor of love, equality, joy, cooperation, and communication. But what about us individually? As...

3 Steps to Guaranteed Success

Are you familiar with the term “personal best?” It’s often used in sporting events to indicate an athlete has successfully surpassed their own previous record. The way success is determined off the field, slope, or ice can be considerably less obvious. Our relationships and careers, for example, are not...

The Disco Ball Goes Round and Round

TDirecting Our Emotions May I have your opinion? “On what?” you ask with earnest anticipation and bated breath. “DISCO!” I answer with enthusiasm! Mic drop. You’ve got an opinion about disco. Almost everyone does. Usually it goes either way to one side of the spectrum or the other. It’s...

How Are Those Resolutions Working Out?

Mid-January Frustrations Plenty of people write New Year’s Resolutions every December. Many others at least talk about having some, or thinking about having them, or telling people how guilty they feel for not having them. ARGHHHHHH!!!! (Charlie Brown sound, if you’re not familiar with that…) January 1st is a...

Which Button Will You Push?

(Click HERE for the video version!) Taking the Local or the Express? Have you ever been to one of those luxury, rooftop cocktail lounges or restaurants? The top floor at the Marriott in San Francisco near the Moscone Center has one of my favorite views of the City. The...

This is Why We Experience Lack

Who Is Your Source? Ever get your paycheck and think, “W…T…F?!?” (WTF = Where’s the FAITH? What did you think I meant?!?) With so much going on in our lives we can forget significant events. Situations like forgetting about an advance on our salary, a deduction for a loan...

Don’t Settle!

Is Settling Such a Bad Thing? Photographer: Ghost Presenter Why should you settle for less than you know you want? One of the major teachings that stood out in my original training in the Science of Mind® philosophy was that we don’t have to settle for less than we...

Three Words to Avoid

How Being Right is Destroying Our Planet When was the last time you did an “ego check?” You may not be familiar with the term, but I’ll bet you’ve heard this one:  “You’re cutting off your nose to spite your face.” No one would really do that, but it...